This is for Paul

Sunset for Paul WilkensThis is for Paul

On this street tonight we are all lying in our beds wishing everything were normal.  “How can this be?” we ask.  For we are missing one of the sturdiest among us.  Paul.Read More »

Broken Swallows

Backlit swallow

Broken Swallows

My husband is gluing together pieces of the black ceramic swallow magnet that fell and broke.  He got it two days ago from a conference he was attending in Lisbon, where swallows symbolize a love of old things, as well as return and hope, and such ceramic birds adorn many houses.*Read More »