Artists and lone wolves

Right after Matthew died, I left my bed only to meet visitors in our living room. One day, though, I just couldn’t. That day was especially dark, my “I want to die” feelings particularly intense. Mark warned ES I wouldn’t get up, gave her an easy out. But she visited anyway. Continue reading

Joe Biden – can we do lunch?! (politics NOT discussed)

I’m kind of obsessed with Joe Biden – he’s current Vice President of the United States of America (figured I’d clarify, because Jimmy Fallon’s pedestrian interviews suggest it’s a little-known fact among the American people).  And no, I’m not obsessed in some creepy, stalkerish sort of way.  I’m obsessed because his words – the words of Joe Biden – on grief, have spoken to me.  Continue reading