Monthly Archives: June 2013

Double Step Forward, Single Step Back

I just flew out from my sister-in-law’s memorial service.¬† This was the second one, six weeks after her death. They had one the first week for local friends, but the one for family was held out of town so her … Continue reading

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Finishing The Wake

Yesterday I asked myself what this blog was for. Today I woke up with an explanation. She wanted a proper Irish wake, so we gave her one, a big gathering of family and friends at the house. There was even … Continue reading

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Interlude

I just woke up from a somewhat odd dream. It had her in it, which is unusual. I often wonder why I don’t dream of her, as I can’t stop thinking about her during the day. We were sitting together … Continue reading

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Sunday In The Park With George

Sunday In The Park with George is an exploration of theme and variations, as well as an examination of the process of ¬†creating art. The first act deals with George Seurat and the creation of the groundbreaking pointillist painting A … Continue reading

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Bushwhacking

Seven months today. I mentioned that my birthday was one more milestone I had planned out way back at the beginning of this journey. I did not mention that it was the last big one until the one year anniversary … Continue reading

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Being Alive

Back at the beginning of the year I had a little run of posts in this blog that were triggered by songs from musicals. Something came to me back then that I decided to hold for today. I didn’t start … Continue reading

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