Rejuvenating

Rejuvenating

Last night we celebrated Angie’s birthday again. And it was wonderful. I’m so grateful for my friends.

At one point Angela Barber commented that the party was reminiscent of parties of yore.

I had forgotten how great it feels, how rejuvenating, to sit in a room full of friends and laugh until you’ve laughed so long and hard you feel exhausted.…

Belabored

Belabored

Thursday night, after 10, and we’re in the living room. Taleah’s folding her laundry. I’m editing old unpublished blog posts. (Might even post a few. Who knows?)

Taleah has just finished explaining why this particular pair of chonies is prone to give her a wedgie, and says with a smile, “You’re welcome for that information.”

She starts on the basket of towels at her feet. “I think this one is done,” she …