It's been over a year since my last blog post (probably this is true, no matter when you're reading this). Any blog post that begins with an apology for how long it's been since the previous one is doomed, so--no apologies here. Just the facts, and no excuses. If I haven't been blogging, what have … Continue reading Why I don’t write (here)
One morning last week I had coffee with a dear friend. After, I drove home, climbed into bed, and pulled a pillow over my head for three hours. She was probably in the same place: taking longer to recover than the time we spent together. But it was worth it. Not for the coffee, which … Continue reading On Being Better
Yesterday, I woke up after a twelve hour migraine and found myself halfway up a mountain.That's what a lot of my post-headache days feel like.Except yesterday, not only was the migraine real, so was the mountain. Unfortunately, so was the moment of, "How did I get here?"I called ahead to my husband, who was bounding … Continue reading What would Hands-Free Mama do?