…for when those 40 unpaid hours I spend in the courthouse seem worthless and empty. Its important to be reminded to stay positive, and take everything as a lesson for the future. There’s always room to grow.

“But friendships is precious, not only in the shade, but in the sunshine of life. And thanks to a benevolent arrangement, the greater part of life is sunshine.” -Thomas Jefferson

My valentines were my three friends this year–the ones who make fun of my anti-social antics and who are ok with my realism (always easily confused with cynicism). I’m sure a bouquet of flowers and a romantic dinner with a sweetheart would have been a nice way to spend Valentine’s day too, but I’m glad to […]


Snapshots, amongst other things, of the last few weeks: {bathroom graffiti at The Grill} “You loved to savor the present tense and were more conscious than anyone I have ever met that its every constituent is fleeting” -“We Need to Talk About Kevin” by Lionel Shriver {A literary reminder of my new years resolution (which I […]

“Nevertheless, in my fantasy I take a sailboat to the Cayman Islands and live outside the law, an old gray-haired lady, browned and wrinkled, who arrives each day to pick books she has ordered from Amazon. There at the sun-drenched dock by the turquoise sea in which coral reefs shimmer as fish of every rainbow […]