— Taking a literal Highland Fling to Scotland at mid-life meant walking away from my life in the States. Five years and hundreds of virtual interactions later, meeting in person just once, I went with you to the registry office to apply for permission to marry. We dreamed of traveling and writing freelance like two…
100 Words on Love
Love is frightening, courageous, eternal. From my point of view anyway.
100 words (exactly) on love…
100 words on love.
Maybe I’m in disbelief that there hasn’t been a nuclear war in our relationship, that I could still love someone after all this time.
Sometimes the void is infinity.
I thought of ways to show you my love.
A scene from any given day in my household
How do you measure love?
Sometimes love isn’t soft, isn’t meek, isn’t mild.
A forever love story.
How can we commit to a love ethic rooted in justice?
Embed from Getty Images — The one soul on earth who ever really understood me. My twin soul. We weathered life’s trials and tears clinging to the solace that we gave each other. Brother, who buttoned my shirt, zipped my coat and dried my tears when our neglectful parents wouldn’t. Who stood between me and…
Embed from Getty Images — A few days after reviewing a draft of my thesis, my advisor, Dr. Marilyn Rose, passed away—just months after losing her beloved husband, Barry. At her funeral, I found out that Marilyn had spent her remaining days in a hospital bed editing my thesis on her laptop. Fighting chronic pain…
Sometimes, love is letting go.
How can a father help his daughter break the glass ceiling?