Me to You

I’m me,  You’re you Can we still be? With yours that’s yours, a clashing array of lines that used to intersect with mine that’s mine— I’m me. You’re you. Our lines now parallel or even farther, no longer intersect in that delicious laughter and hyperbolic spontaneity. So we continue,  Me You No longer we. Advertisements


By your side, I am a marble pillar– powerfully patient calm cool collected. Your soothing energy my protective vapor that I carry every where I go. I surf the waves that try to pull me to the ocean floor– you are my surfboard. Your silent humor smoothes the sharp edges of life. It’s hard to … More We

Semi-Sweet, Bitter-Sweet?

Guest Blog Posted by: M. Wilson-Alexander Everyone loves a chocolate chip cookie.  What is it about the combination: that sweet white sugar, delectable brown sugar, and creamy, softened butter creating a light-as-air dough, stuffed full of semi-sweet chocolate chips?  The chocolate chip cookie has the power to change the world, or, at the very least, … More Semi-Sweet, Bitter-Sweet?

Girl Talk

Last week on a rainy cold winter’s eve, my colleagues and I decided to treat ourselves for manis, pedis, and dinner in Crystal City.  It had been a long week spent on field trips and we had one day before Winter Break.  S and I were a bit hungry so we ended up at Jaleo’s … More Girl Talk