Saturday, March 12, 2011

The Darndest Things

"Mom, what's a metaphor?"
"It's like when when I say, 'Dad is a rose'."
"Really? I thought it was a stone that fell from the sky."

Tuesday, March 08, 2011


The year I turned forty, I finally learned how to bake a potato properly. It wasn't hard to learn; I just hadn't given it much thought before. There must be many such things I still have left to learn.