thinking thursday.

(Tess, third grade school photo) [mind]  I'm keenly interested in education, and found this article fascinating: What if the key to success was failure? You'll reach new heights if you learn to embrace the occasional tumble. [body] 7 foods the experts...

poetry wednesday : for nagesh.

(photo from Nagesh Rao's Facebook page) I participated in Colleen Wainwright's amazing "50 for 50" project to raise money for WriteGirl, an LA-based nonprofit that supports girls and young women writers. For my contribution, I was to receive a custom...

A whole new space in which to breathe.

Hi, fabulous person. It's raining here in Asheville, and I'm holed up at my dining room table making big plans, cooking up some magic for 2012. I am SO EXCITED to show you my new website (very soon! squeeee!) and hope you love it. To make sure you do, I've...