my word(s) for 2012: generosity. adventure. …more to come as this year unfolds. bonus video below: some things you cannot unsee. welcome to my world.
from any human heart, by william boyd: my nature is essentially urban and, although Los Angeles is indubitably a city, somehow its mores aren’t. maybe it’s the weather that makes it feel forever suburban and provincial: cities need extremes of weather, so that you long for escape. i could live in Chicago, i think –… Continue reading between two coasts
you know, the ones who should probably have a personal journal rather than a blog. i join the ranks below. sorry i’m not sorry. you have been warned. advent what are you hoping for, preparing for? what are you hoping for, preparing for? what are you hoping for, preparing for? something different. what are you… Continue reading ‘those people’
house meeting question of the night: what is your favorite quote? joshua quoted the last line of the poem below as his. Love the quick profit, the annual raise, vacation with pay. Want more of everything ready-made. Be afraid to know your neighbors and to die. And you will have a window in your head.… Continue reading practice resurrection
sappy moment? perhaps. still hoping that it may be said of me? perhaps that, too. …is she thinking of me, i wonder, as i think of her? i think i truly love her, not for her beauty so much as for her honesty, her strength of character, so much stronger than mine. perhaps that’s why… Continue reading love. true love.
there is no “again.” i have never done this before. what is ‘this’? below is my reading list for 2012. i have not made business card-sized copies, and so the list is perhaps more flexible than i would like to admit. but if i accomplish only two books on this list, i will be thrilled… Continue reading 2012. yes we can (read).
At the National Cathedral tonight for the annual interfaith concert. What an incredible place.