Monthly Archives: May 2012
Six More Weeks of Winter is pleased to announce the birth of its sister blog: http://postcardsfrompurgatory.com. This blog is a joint venture with my friend Jill and is devoted mostly to book reviews and other literary matters. Please join us – … Continue reading
Yesterday I went to an acupuncture place in San Francisco that my acupuncturist recommended (Fun fact of the day: All acupuncturists know each other. Seriously.). Because it was my first time there, I had to fill out a lot of … Continue reading
In April of 2002 I was flat broke. This in itself is not news; I have often in my life been flat broke. But in April of 2002 I came to the conclusion that if I wanted to be able … Continue reading
Why? Because I can.
I was in a motel in Hamburg, Arkansas when I learned that I had been hired for my first boarding school job. It was a decade ago, almost to the day. I knew that the call was coming and checked … Continue reading
The first thing I want to say is that I actually feel half decent right now. It is a bright spring morning, and I am in a small, comfortable room proctoring the AP chemistry exam (Noble gases! Six point oh … Continue reading