How do I know that I haven’t been depressed in a long while? Because I’m super-depressed right now, and I totally forgot what it feels like. (Obviously, it’s normal to feel this way after losing a loved one.) [Please note: I’m calling this post “Marley,” but it’s more about me. I will give her a […]

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Call it a Comeback

I’ve been thinking a lot lately about what it means to be single and without kids “at my age.” (Especially because Facebook never lets you forget how many of your peers are married/ parents.) And then it finally occurred to me (after a fair amount of struggling to maintain my equanimity in the face of potential […]

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Last Night I Had A Vision

My friends– We are rapidly approaching the one year anniversary of The Worst Party That I Have Ever Been To. [<– Seriously, the only good thing to come out of it was that blog post. (One of my best, probably.)] Anyway– three hundred sixty some days later– I am at a radically different point in my […]

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On Rebirth and Redeath

Hey, friends. It seems that the more exciting things get this year, the less inclined I am to rant and ramble on my website. I guess that might have something to do with the sense of busy-ness that has taken over my otherwise-unproductive (save for the writing) spinning-of-wheels; whatever the reason, I just don’t feel as […]

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The Dance Retreat (Part One)

So, this is the late-night post where I confess that I still can’t think of any other words to describe my Ecstatic Dance adventure (beyond “epic”). It’s like I’m still thinking in beats and movements and textures and colors… all of the non-verbal modalities that I came to draw upon on the dance floor, night […]

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