Same stuff, different theme

For the first thirteen months that I wrote something in this space, I used a WordPress theme called MLB Retro. But as baseball began to occupy less and less of my thoughts–or at least the ones that I wanted to write about– a change seemed to be in order. And so here it is. TheContinue reading “Same stuff, different theme”

What I love about this place

Friday morning, Wellfleet, Mass. I’ve been here on the Outer Cape for the past two weeks, and today is my last full day here. I’m not looking forward to getting back to my life in Chicago, but I have to do it. My home is there, my kids are in school there, and every tangibleContinue reading “What I love about this place”

Looking ahead already

One month from today, I’ll find myself on Cape Cod. The outer cape, to be exact. I’ve been there a few times before, and the picture above was taken on our last visit in 2010. Some people are lucky enough to go there every year, but every other year is OK with me. There willContinue reading “Looking ahead already”