Goodbye to Our Sandstone Home

Here I sit in my living room. The “Great Room,” actually…. Probably the only home I’ll ever live in that will be grand enough to have a room called a great room! And next week, another family will be here, sitting, looking around, enjoying the space—living their...

The Gift of Forty

There is some magic about entering this new decade, I believe.  Or maybe it’s just the one I can identify as the most powerful for me thus far.  But I feel I’ve finally grasped a carnal truth in this transition and the relief I feel reverberating throughout my entire...