Tag Archives: vacation

Playing the Tourist

For the past two weekends, I’ve been hosting guests in Toronto. First a friend from undergraduate (on the anniversary of our graduation from Rice University, might I add), and then my parents and grandma last weekend. It gave me two … Continue reading

Posted in Life, Reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

“3×5” Time: NYC and DC (Part II)

I took a few more pictures in DC. Something about the city immediately caused me to slow down, from the moment I walked out of Union Station into the sunshine to the last day when we took our time driving … Continue reading

Posted in Life | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Return

I took a break from this blog for a month in the hopes that it would help me focus on being at home and not always doing work. It worked and didn’t work. I was present in the warmth of … Continue reading

Posted in Beginnings, Life | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

My Southern Roots: Another Thought on Childhood

I seem to keep running into this idea of childhood and my childhood this summer. This time it happened due to my summer vacation back to the state and city where I grew up and where my grandma still lives today: Nashville, … Continue reading

Posted in Life | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment