Ten Years

Well, I received an invitation to go to my ten year high school reunion today. Yup, that happened.  Ten years. I’m starting to feel like a dinosaur here. We were talking about ten year reunions the other day at work, actually.  One of my coworkers, Katie, is up for hers as well.  She was saying […]

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Harry Potter & The Sorcerer’s Stone

I have very distant memories of my first reading of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone.  It was fifth grade, year 2000, and it was a battered copy from the library.  I can’t recall if someone recommended it to me, or if I picked it up myself.  That is how intricately Harry Potter is woven into […]

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black cat, blue sea award?

So there’s a lovely little blogger out there who calls herself “Me, Myself, and My Life” who has decided that my blog makes her smile, and has nominated me for a Blue Cat, Blue Sea Award.  …  Okay, I’ll bite. According to her blog as well as some googling, it appears this award is to […]

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my ghosts

I have a nostalgic soul.  I’ve gotten much better about it in the last few years than I used to be, but every once and a while I come across a place, a time, or a thing that makes my heart ache.  Those who know me well know that I can easily prattle on forever […]

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