Show Me the Measure of Your Dedication

    Show Me the Measure of Your Dedication

    I don’t know why I have this new tendency to sit on posts about epic travel weekends for two months. This is our trip to the Catskills/NYC in June for Manitou’s Revenge, a 56 mile ultra. —– Our flights for the New York trip took us through four...

    At Citibank We Will Meet Accidentally

    Today’s prompt:  What is your theme song? —– I was working far more than full-time, going to school nearly full-time, lived in a shitty apartment in a shitty neighborhood, just starting to date following the dissolution of my starter marriage, and...

    Taste the Sparks on Your Tongue

    Today’s Prompt: Describe your first kiss. —– I joked with him about it once, ages before it happened. I’d like to say it was a psychic moment for me.  I told him there’d be a scene in the movie about us, in an airport.  I thought the...
    BlogHer Book Club:  Here I Go Again

    BlogHer Book Club: Here I Go Again

    Jen Lancaster’s Here I Go Again is about high school reunions. Twenty years after ruling the halls of her suburban Chicago high school, Lissy Ryder doesn’t understand why her glory days ended. Back then, she was worshipped…beloved…feared. Present...