Monthly Archives

August 2012

  • Stories

    The Move.

    August 18, 2012

    Most of my belongings are packed into boxes, bags, and whatever other kind of container I had to stuff them into. August always reminds me of my impermanence. The summer is winding down & I have…

  • Drinks

    Lemonade

    August 12, 2012

    It’s summer in Massachusetts, which means you are always thirsty. The air is so heavy it wrings you out like a wet cloth. I can never keep up with laundry so I have developed the habit…

  • Stories

    Cambridge Art Inspiration

    August 5, 2012

    There are artists who create for themselves. On my walk to breakfast the other morning, I passed by the big purple fence on Brookline Street headed into Cambridge. This walk is a ritual. The big purple…

  • Stories

    New Bike

    August 4, 2012

    Two legs can only carry you so fast. As a kid, I learned to ride a bike up in the mountains. When I get on my bike now there is no smell of pine or warm…

  • Stories

    Bear Brook Ultramarathon

    August 2, 2012

    It’s been almost two weeks since I completed my first ultramarathon. It was a 50 mile trail run in New Hampshire at Bear Brook State Park. I have been trying to write about it since I crossed…