Monthly Archives: June 2011

Opposite Poles

Today we were on the cusp of befriending a pack of kids from up the street (a term I use loosely. I really want to call it a path or a lane).  They are staying with their grandparents for the … Continue reading

Posted in New York, Parenting | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Making it Work

It is no secret that our family is sad. It is no secret that my son misses his Dad more than anything.  It is no secret that I question this move and this decision daily. From all of this you … Continue reading

Posted in Hawaii, New York | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Loss of Characters

I spoke to Keanu on the phone late yesterday (NY time). He was in the middle of the afternoon in HI. It was a Sunday afternoon and he was lying about watching movies he had rented for $1 at Foodland. … Continue reading

Posted in Hawaii, New York, Parenting | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Trying Not to Think to Think About It

I have been living in NY for almost two weeks now. It has been interesting to say the least. I am one of those people who don’t really think about all of the ramifications of my decisions before I actually … Continue reading

Posted in Hawaii, New York | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

TV Desert (not Dessert)

My Mom is a Luddite. OK, maybe that is not entirely true. She can email you. She can watch TV. She has this thing called a mailbug. It connects to the internet via her phone line and allows her to … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

New Things are Scary

I need to find some kind of employment. I have been here at my Mom’s for a little over a week. Prior to that I was in CA for two weeks. That means that I have been unemployed for almost … Continue reading

Posted in Hawaii, New York | Tagged , , , , , | 4 Comments

Mom and the Gays

Last night my Mom took me to a potluck celebration with folks who she takes boot camp classes with. The instructor hosts this every year once the cycle of classes has ended. She has everyone over to her very lovely … Continue reading

Posted in New York | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments