Leaving

Wednesday, January 21, 2015 16 , , Permalink 1

AND GOING  Anything one man can imagine, other men can make real. - Jules Verne, Around the World in Eighty Days  I am surrounded by suitcases many open and half filled, the sun streaming in the windows of this apartment that we will leave in just two days. Cartons are stacked high to the ceiling, rolls of ...

An Object of Desire

Sunday, January 18, 2015 2 No tags Permalink 0

Chairs Nature is by and large to be found out of doors, a location where, it cannot be argued, there are never enough comfortable chairs. - Fran Lebowitz   Winter never does settle in, in this part of the world. Not really. A midnight flurry, maybe, quite possibly, hidden from prying eyes. Wake to white in the morning and ...

A Frenchman’s Rice Pudding

Sunday, January 11, 2015 3 No tags Permalink 0

Riz au Lait If you carry your childhood with you, you never grow older. - Tom Stoppard  Some people think of childhoods long past, cozy corners in some nursery or propped up at a kitchen table in some small town far away with a nanny or grandma or mom hovering not very far away. Some people think of grade ...