middle-age spread

Yes, that, but today I’m referring to the spread of stuff that happens when the kids leave the house;  water seeking its own level; things finding their own corner of the universe when they had to share previously. And more stuff. Come to think of it, we had a taste of that even before they all … More middle-age spread

this…or…

As I returned from a walk a little while ago, finally able to pick my head up from dodging the hail/sleet/snow (for a moment)/rain, I thought about how it goes at an optometrist appointment, when she’s trying to determine which prescription works best. “This? or this?” So in my deluded state of pre-Passover preparations avoidance, I … More this…or…

a dangling participle is better than being invisible,

she might have said. My cousin said that she has felt like a dangling participle in my niece’s upcoming wedding and all its details. It was a surprising turn of phrase from her, but quite apt. She is trying to fit in from a distance, coming and going from Israel, having left here right before my … More a dangling participle is better than being invisible,