Monthly Archives: April 2016

Is April the Cruellest Month?

We all know that April is many things to many people…it brings May flowers, it means we should be in England (now that April’s there), and also the beauty of the time fools us into believing our lives are better … Continue reading

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Birthdays, politics, etc.

I went to two birthday parties this weekend with delicious food and some guests who were determined to discuss the election. Let them eat cake. My husband was determined to jump in. I know minds cannot be easily changed, and … Continue reading

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The Shadow of the Albatross

Just before the ship I was on rounded Cape Horn I saw the albatross fly out of the darkness over the raging water. I remember the bird from Coleridge’s startling poem of the striving of life and belief against the … Continue reading

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