Joie d'Eve

Surgical Scars

  Everything is admittedly bittersweet lately, less than two months after the sudden death of...

Camped Out

  I’ve had such mixed luck with summer camp for my kids over the years. Ruby...

Driving Me Crazy

  Getting annoyed with this city is part of living here, I know. The boil orders....

Where I Am

  It’s been four weeks now. I’m in that weird stage where it hasn’t been nearly...

A Ray of Hope

  In the middle of deep grief, there was good news: My older daughter, 14,...

Grief Ramblings

  I hope you like your blogs grief-flavored because that’s all I’m going to have...

My Mother’s Unexpected Obituary

  Pamela Ann Marquis, fierce and loving mother, adventurous and playful Gigi, hilarious and devoted...

Looking Before We LEAP

  I’m bad at a lot of things: navigating (even with Google Maps, I sometimes...

Now It Can Be Told

  I wrote this during the Kavanaugh hearings. That was a rough stretch for me –...

A Much-Needed Getaway

  I don’t camp. That’s something you do not have to know me well to know...

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