Year Two

“I’ve been homesick for countries I’ve never been, and longed to be where I couldn’t be.”  —John Cheever   Living here is a bit like inhabiting a Cheever story. The electricity of summer storms. The audible glee rising up over … Continue reading

There I Am

“Travel far enough, you meet yourself.” —Cloud Atlas by David Mitchell While we wait to meet our daughter, I’ve spent time with the meaty novels and collections I’ve been meaning to read. After relying on memoirs of survival this past … Continue reading