Arrival

Arrival

Many, many years ago, long before I got married or Phillip was born, I made an advent calendar. It was made of felt, in the shape of Santa Claus. On his big, triangle-shaped belly were 24 little pockets. Each one held a felt Christmas ornament, which I also made....

Dreich, Again

It started out sunny and cold, but today has evolved into being frigid and snowy. Dreich, as the Scots say, and it looks like we have a week of gloom to look forward to. That’s okay, as I point out in my latest article for The Displaced Nation, dismal weather is...

Perpetual Gypsy

A few months ago, I was “Wonderlanded” by The Displaced Nation, a website that is “a home for international creatives.” According to the website, “The founders of The Displaced Nation share a passion for what we call the ‘displaced...
Pillow 12

Pillow 12

Back in Barcelona, Pillow 12 is a charming apartment in Barrio Gracia. I love this neighborhood with its narrow, cobbled streets and buildings so close that, if my neighbor and I both stood on our balconies and stretched across the street, we could almost shake hands....

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