Calling All Enthusiasts

I get excited about things. Do you? I know there are some of you out there who not only get excited about things, you get ecstatic, jazzed, and pumped up. You know, like how I do, like in the way that can be annoying to many people. I realize, of course, that my form...

Gone, But Not Forgotten

Today is not a particularly special day for me to be thinking about my friend Denise. It isn’t her birthday. It isn’t an anniversary of any kind. It isn’t even the anniversary of her funeral or of the day she died of an aneurysm in her brain over three years ago. But...

Making Time. Making Cheese.

You know when you run into a friend you haven’t seen for a while and you’re both so happy to reunite? You stand for a long time gabbing, catching up, maybe even making yourself late for your next appointment in order to relish in the good fortune of having had the...

From Friend to Fan

My friend Lisa has always just been, my friend, Lisa. Honestly, we were never even that close. Certainly closer than acquaintances, but not besties or anything like that. I knew her from dance class — we’d dance and catch up afterward as our sweaty bodies cooled...

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