Monthly Archives: September 2010

As we start to come out with it

We’ve begun to tell our friends our plans for next fall. And it’s been met in a variety of ways. I’ve been met with enthusiasm–my friend Elizabeth in NYC was probably the most immediately thrilled. She is an awesome friend … Continue reading

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Watching our future selves say goodbye

These past few weeks have been a bit gut-wrenching as we prepare for the departure of our good friends, Lauren, Mike, and their son Noah. They moved here 4 years ago for Mike’s post-doctoral studies. I met Lauren in a … Continue reading

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A little bit of the back and forth

This, like most of these posts, is part of a conversation, or The Conversation. The exchange happens in my head almost constantly. This impending move is the thing that colors everything else, the opaque scarf that is thrown over the … Continue reading

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