May 082013
The sting of rejection

Here’s a little vignette. It just happened. I was in a pizzeria, grabbing a slice. I’ve been trying to eat a little healthier, trying to shed a few pounds that I put on in recent months, and trips to the pizza parlor are guilty missteps in my quest. But that’s not the point. I was […]

Nov 152012

Sometimes, events in one’s life have a heft, a magnitude, an awesomeness, such that it simply feels inconceivable that life continues for others, untouched. This can be because of something wonderful – the birth of a child – or something horrifying – death, suffering. There have only been a few of these moments in my […]