Ho Ho Ho!
Still pregnant. But after 4 days of antibiotics, I feel blissfully better, enough to go to my friend Lea’s house last night for a holiday hoe-down. Great fun! Lance and Vincent came, too, but left early once Vincent’s fascination with all the lit candles could no longer be distracted by butterfly crackers and cupcakes. Darn…
Standard Operating Procedures.
My friend Andrew has a post up on his blog that is one of the most interesting things I’ve ever read. To quote: The season of the bac has hit France again. The word bac is the shortened name of the end-of-high-school exams, the baccalauréat. This test, instituted by none other than Napoleon, is actually…
Reading Recap & Poetry
Oh, the reading last night with Pat & Tim was just great. Tim was so genial & at ease as he read, his commentary spare, the verbal equivalent of white space on the page for me, gave his poems air to breathe. And Pat reads with this little smile on her face, like she can’t…
Elle est arrivée!
Welcome, Mazarine Jade McKenzie, born February 24, 2008, at 4:12pm! Mazarine Length: 21 in Weight: 8 lbs, 5.25 oz. Congratulations, Marianne & Andrew!