leap is a verb.

Tomorrow at this time, I’ll be soldiering up to leap off a tall platform on a trapeze bar. I imagine I’ll look just like that <——–. What is your leap for Leap Day? What scares you? Leap into it. Go.     Also, on Leap Day...

poetry wednesday : please do stumble from your cave

From Out the Cave by Joyce Sutphen When you have been at war with yourself for so many years that you have forgotten why, when you have been driving for hours and only gradually begin to realize that you have lost the way, when you have cut hastily into the fabric,...

change your verbs, change your life.

I just want to share with the group that my life is changing because of this course. I don’t know what else to say. Everything is changing. My feelings about certain things are no longer so ambiguous. Life is richer. I am less afraid. -KiKi L’Italien...

happy birthday to the real johnny.

I know I joke a lot about Johnny Depp. And I write about Johnny Unitas a lot. And Johnny Appleseed. And Johnny Cash. But the fact is that there is only one Johnny. My Johnny, Mr Brilliant, the father of our two amazing girls. And today is his birthday. (And...