What Are You Letting Go of This Fall?

It’s been one month since my Dad’s accident. In many ways, my life has returned to normal. I am back in Minneapolis; I spend my days looking for part-time work, taking care of myself, and spending time with the people (and cats) that I love. But my center of gravity has shifted. The month before Read More …

How a Recent Personal Experience Made This One Thing Clearer

Two weeks ago today, shortly after I published my last post, my dad fell 20 feet from a tree stand he was taking down, rolled down a ravine, and came to rest against a tree at the bottom of the steep grade. It took emergency crews from several townships an hour and a half to Read More …

To Pee or Not to Pee?

This past weekend my partner and I traveled 600 miles round trip to Milwaukee, WI to attend the wedding of friends. Two scenes from the weekend: A. We’re on our way back to Minneapolis. We’re hot and tired and hungry and stop at a gas station in rural Wisconsin that serves as a truck stop, Read More …