August 2011 archive

homeward bound


Hi all – we’re here and safe, but if you don’t know about the extensive damage and flooding in Vermont from Irene, please check it out. It’s heartbreaking to have been home less than 24 hours before my hometown was flooded, major damage done to 100+ year old landmark bridges, the roads we drove in […]

life, in more detail


I can finally explain my mysterious ramblings in a little more detail. Ye who follow me on twitter have known what’s up, but I haven’t wanted to talk about it publicly until everything was nailed down. Next week, we’ll be loading everything up and driving 3067 miles to our new little house. It’s cute, yes? […]

brand new bag


I know, I know. I talk too much about how awesome Karie is. But really, she really is! I was glad for her cozy grounding energy at a bonfire evening this last trip to VT – I was totally spazzing out but it’s hard not to relax when you have good people around you, a […]



A simple directed action suddenly manifests into exactly what I’ve needed for the past year. There’s a clarity around decision making lately that hangs crystalline, ready for me to go back and to look through again if I start to doubt. This clarity was much harder to engage with in years past, something that before […]