Playing with kids
Making goofy puns
Running in the park for exactly as long as I want
Picking books out for people
Reading anything I want
Jumping in raked leaves
Watching remembered movies
Lying in the dark and looking at the sky
Learning to bake
Being painted from head to toe
Laughing my head off
Tossing my hair
Past good behavior, grades
Knowing my LOTR (and Star Wars)
Listening to music
Being wiling to listen to any kind of music
And you wouldn't even have to pay me *that* much...
James R. Kincaid, an English prof. at USC, has been writing in The Slate, and practically everywhere else, about how we are given to autom...
(Sorry to have been so solipsistic--although The Yunus Nobel and the Desai Booker provided the much-needed antidote to that : ) I have b...
Sunlight. arrogance sees, sleeps Now i understand: every thing you say. In the dark. heartbeat dee...
Friends and old neighbors shutting it down in honor of John Crawford. _
Yesterday at lunch with the awesome Pied Piper and an accomplished, pioneering writer whose anonymity we shall preserve, Piper turned to me...
Today is the birthday of the best sister in the whole world (mine:)! Happy, Happy Birthday, Chelli! [AA, my favorite aunt in the whole wor...
She knows that the child and his friend --another child-- read her words. She hides small messages of hope and love ...
Did the grown up thing and signed our wills today. Then I was in a bad mood for the rest of the day. All our year-long vacillations on the a...