Moving


Moving to the margins

Moving to the margins

I grew up in the happy bubble of secure ignorance. This is not a bad thing for a child to experience. In fact I think it's one of the most developmentally supportive conditions, for childhood. But eventually you have to grow up and become aware of your own privilege.

Migration, Cultural Displacement, and Growing through Loss (an interview with Heidi Chupp)

Migration, Cultural Displacement, and Growing through Loss (an interview with Heidi Chupp)

Navigating change, feeling culturally out-of-sync, evolving through loss, Heidi and I talk about tough topics in this interview with hope, gentleness, and laughter. It was such a privilege to connect and find a kindred spirit.

Moving, Mid-life and the Motherland: an interview with my mom

Moving, Mid-life and the Motherland: an interview with my mom

We are who we are because of where we come from, and who we come from, and of course all the experiences that, not only change us, but actually create us, along the way.

Summer Stories ~ Moving and Making Home

Summer Stories ~ Moving and Making Home

The first photos of moving, organizing and making home in our apartment in Montreal.

Mid-Summer and settling in to Montreal

Mid-Summer and settling in to Montreal

I don't know if this is the breakthrough I've been seeking, or just a reprieve, but something's mending here.

Summer Check-In

Summer Check-In

It's just life, and life for me this summer, at least so far, doesn't involve a lot of writing.

I didn't even know this was special

I didn't even know this was special

Cherishing our lives is something a lot of us struggle with. And I think we struggle with it because it's something worth struggling for.