I like to think of myself as a person that doesn’t get too hung up on my self and my reasons for stuff. I mean, let me tell you, I have reasons. I have carefully thought out reasons for damn near everything I do. Some of that reasoning is old, starting back when I was… Read More Push here
I was puttering away in my kitchen, thinking, as I often do, in blogspeak. I was composing this fun blog in my head about how much I like to try new recipes, about how much I like making my own sweet foods, thus allowing me to avoid the whole processedsugaroreonutella death cycle, blah blah blah.… Read More Disappearing Blog
This weekend I was at a picnic in a big park. At a certain point, one person, R, began acting strangely, and got all of our attention. She was holding her pant leg and sort of hopping around. “There’s some kind of bug in my pants!” she said. She was clearly trying to hold the… Read More Snake!
It’s been a long time since I could actually carry on a clear, fluent conversation in Arabic. That said, I recently watched a video with a woman speaking beautiful, Egyptian Arabic, and my heart ached. It felt so familiar and yet my understanding of what she was saying was minimal, one word in 10, maybe,… Read More At a loss for words…