Sometimes going with the flow is the best we can do, and the best after all.
Dead phone? Huge groan! And customer service with a smile.
You know those days that start out routinely, and then one little thing in the schedule goes awry? Oh, nothing ominous mind you – but my writing was kidnapped. My breakfast (such as it is) was waylaid. Every email, every phone call, every errand – sacrificed on the lunatic alter of What-Else-Could-Move-At-A-Snail’s-Pace. Ah, but there […]
Good intentions Every morning, with pluck and purpose, I resolve to GET THINGS DONE. All those cleaning and organizing tasks. The backbone of keeping the household infrastructure solid, not to mention behind-the-scenes parenting to guide my teens. But my best laid plans are hijacked by writing, by kids, and the immediacy of both: the need […]