happy birthday, johnny.

This is the real Johnny. I love him. Today's his birthday. Number 55. I met him 23 years ago. My best friend, the father of my children, my love. Crazy, funny, big-hearted, brilliant man. Happy birthday, Johnny. Here's an essay from 16 February 2006, to say...

new journeys.

I am taking some new journeys this year, and would like to invite you to join me. Becoming bendy : a new blog to document a year of mindful eating and moving. This post will explain why I started this journey on January 1st. Today is the 37th day of this new focus....

Never be afraid to shout out.

I am still celebrating the 6th anniversary of this blog! Why not? Here's a guest post from Missy Butler Reed about our first meeting — like the last post from Joshua Durst, I am so in awe of the serendipities of life, of the chance moments of meeting on this...