Forty

Forty

  Forty is a special age.It’s the quintessential age of mid-life. Your 40th birthday is a watershed moment, and for good reason: you are not young, and you are not yet old. In the span of a normal human life, it’s sort of a halfway point. They don’t call it “middle-aged” for nothing. When I […]

To My Son, on his 3rd Birthday

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      Here we are again, celebrating another one of your birthdays. Didn’t I just watch you turn 2? I remember when I held you in my arms, so tiny yet so perfect in every way. You were much wanted and waited for so long. You are the answer to your sister’s prayers, who […]