And then there's this guy. We never intended to come home with him, but really, what were we going to do? Leave him at the shelter?

Wednesday, May 23, 2012

Of all the kitties who currently make our home theirs, she's my favorite.

Tuesday, May 22, 2012

The chaos of swiftly moving water gushing down the streets in Seattle this evening felt like an extension of my work day. An hour later and thirty-five miles to the north, I slowed down enough to notice.

Monday, May 21, 2012

Sometimes I forget that each day is an opportunity to begin. 

Thursday, May 17, 2012

Every year I wished for snow on this day.
Today there was frost.
And sunshine.

Sunday, November 6, 2011

I wonder sometimes why survival is my paradigm. It was a miracle too.

Thursday, November 3, 2011

Yesterday's tears were disconcerting, until he reminded me what day it was.

Wednesday, November 2, 2011