June 23, 2012

See-ya

I hoped for a calm, perfect moment. I imagined the four of us together, bathed in light and laughter, unhurried. But the list of spring obligations was relentless. We were carried furiously to the end of June. There were long, hard hugs. Scattered kisses. They smiled and waved. That was all.

June 17, 2012

Raspberry Revenge

To the men who love deeply with unabashed joy we celebrate you. Happy Father's Day.

June 8, 2012

Green Light

Surrounded by the kids in my neighborhood is a wondrous place to be. They've known one another for years – their connections run deep. I see them from all angles yet it's impossible to know who they'll become. I sit stunned, idle. They grow.

June 4, 2012

Men Spotting

A smattering of splattered splotches.