This is Us

Yesterday should have been our spring studio recital. We should have been…


The Metaphorical Manger

I stopped looking at my calendar weeks ago. There was no reason to. No reason…


Heckling

It was the week before the studio recital last November. Joey and Brendon have…


Marking Time

This week we reached the point where we now have been sheltering at home as…


Annoyed

While there are so many things about online piano lessons that are a challenge,…


The Shelter At Home Studio. Week Two: 5 Fun Facts

Two weeks ago, I had never heard of Zoom. I had never done FaceTime with…


Real

In the summer of 2003, we moved from Boston to Albuquerque, both a…


The Comfort of Normalcy

Our collective nervous system is shot, fried, spent. It doesn’t matter where…


Five Crocuses

Sometimes it seems like all I do, all day, every day, is count things. In “The…


The Sacred Pause Button

We all have our sacred places in this world; Georgia O’Keeffe’s house in…