anniversary

deep and quiet is a long love

January 17, 2017
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“I spent an hour and a half cleaning out the fireplace,” I say to my husband of 29 years so he would know that I cared about our anniversary dinner. I want his memories of me to be slathered with the scent of my perfume and the smoke of the many fires we’ve sat around. […]

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ones and elevens: balance and blooming

January 11, 2011
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          Today my altared space is the number 11. I got married on January eleventh, 23 years ago completely by accident. The boy I loved told me we were gonna get married (and then proposed a dozen years later). There were no big plans. It was he and me, eyes locked in sincerity.            My […]

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