Renewing My Vows

Upon wakening one morning earlier this week, I pulled the blankets up close to my chin. This was the first indication that there was change in the air after weeks of heat and humidity that I thought I had left behind when I moved to California. Stepping out of bed,...

Are You Afraid of the “C” Word?

  A year ago, almost to the day, I settled into the driver’s seat of my car, with the key poised near the ignition, and I heard the words:    “If you can’t commit to yourself, how can anyone else?” An earthquake reverberated through my body that shook me to...