Archive | October, 2008

A Dream

Sophia woke us up with a scream at 4:45 this morning. But then she settled into an intermittent moaning that kept me thinking she was going to drop back to sleep at any moment. Finally, I gave in and got her. Then sometime after I’d nursed her back to sleep and curled up to grab […]

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My Movie Starlets

Isabella sings the ABCs with a stuffy nose from Domenico Bettinelli on Vimeo. Isabella loves singing the ABC song, or as she calls it “ABCDEFG.” I think it’s the cutest thing ever. Sophia in the high chair from Domenico Bettinelli on Vimeo. We recently graduated Sophia to the high chair. She is much, much happier […]

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Book Review: Acedia and Me

Acedia and Me: A Marriage, Monks, and a Writer’s Life by Kathleen Norris. First, what is acedia? The ancient word acedia, which in Greek simply means the absence or lack of care, has proved anything but simple when it comes to finding adequate expression in English. Modern writers tend to leave the word untranslated, or […]

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