A GRIEF IN TIME.

We had to use a photo from your 40th birthday. The one you had on expensive black and green lace fabric. You were happy in it. Your gele arrogantly spread wide on your head like a satellite dish. Gold sparkled elaborately on your neck and wrist. We did not know that your sparkle would soon…

APRIL BOOK REVIEW; THE YEAR OF MAGICAL THINKING.

Karanja was a guest writer on the blog last week and gracious enough to send in an extra piece (review) to fill in for me today, being book review day. He reviews the autobiography of Joan Didion. Thanks for doing this Karanja. You can read his beautiful post from last week here.

I WAS DEPRESSED AND DIDN’T EVEN KNOW IT.

It is very ok to not be happy all the time. I hear people say they wake up every morning with a conscious effort to be happy no matter what. While this is somewhat commendable, I do not associate with that league. I think if you have to make a conscious effort to be happy,…