Why I’m Getting A Bigger Space

Those of you who are my Facebook friends know that this week, I’ve begun the process of looking for a new apartment to rent. If I move, this will be the 26th time in my 28 years I’ve put my things into boxes and moved to another location.Currently, I live...

To Move Or Not To Move

There comes a time in every person’s life when they realize they need to make a change, even if it requires spending more money. My moment came last week. Having someone visit my apartment is always interesting if only because it makes me realize how small it...

What I Learned On Katahdin

In the entire history of my blog, I have never thought about and rewritten a post so many times. I didn’t want to sound nonchalant about doing some stupid, dangerous things and at the same time, I didn’t want to sound overly dramatic. Here is my attempt at...

9/11 Eight Years Later

I was going to write about something else until I read my friend Mark’s blog post today about 9/11. Why ignore something I, and probably a lot of other people, are thinking about? I can’t believe it happened eight years ago. What a different time it was,...

LL Bean Flip Flops: A Tribute

They say you don’t know what you have until it’s gone, and boy, is that true. Especially when it comes to cute and functional footwear. At the end of the sailing expedition this past weekend, I was walking down the ladder to get onto the dingy when my flip...