Monthly Archives: December 2010

Kindred spirits

This afternoon I attended a Christmas Eve church service with my sweetie and our extended family. To my left sat an elderly gentleman (in his late 70s), and to my right one pew in front of us sat a one-year-old … Continue reading

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Holiday tropicale

In the store today I observed a tall, young, lanky black man wearing a floral shirt and a Santa cap, stocking shelves, and singing “I saw three ships come sailing in, on Christmas day, on Christmas day” – with a … Continue reading

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Mes amis

I don’t have many friends who knew me when I was a kid.  Throughout my life I’ve tended to have a small number of deeply personal friends as compared to a large number of acquaintances; and this is fine, it … Continue reading

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Parsva Bakasana

This afternoon I got to go to a yoga session – and it felt wonderful.  It’s been several weeks since I’ve been to a session (to clarify, over the past few weeks I’ve been to many yoga classes where I’ve … Continue reading

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I like candy (boom, boom, boom, boom boom)…

Today was a day where I had no less than four different people think of me and either give me, send me, or share with me something special that made me smile.  In the interest of time (more yours than … Continue reading

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Tea tidings

I spent the better part of my day at the yoga studio, completing a multi-hour training session.  At one point in the class, the facilitators invited us all to the kitchenette area to get a mug of tea.  As I … Continue reading

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Hot wheels

One of the perks of writing this blog is that people often share a moment that made them smile in their day.  So in addition to all of the fun, smile-worthy moments I get in my own daily life, I … Continue reading

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