Retirement

Bill on September 2nd, 2011

Hi, Those few of you who have persisted in visiting my blog despite the recent dearth of change—and in particular those several who have decried my turning it into an advertisement for a used vehicle–will perhaps be pleased to learn that I’ve finally sold my car. As for the rest of you, trust me—there’s plenty […]

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Bill on December 19th, 2010

I can almost hear you muttering “well, THAT’S an odd thing to say,” and you’d be correct in that, if it weren’t so damn cold. To my surprise and maybe yours I am not in the Dominican in this moment. I was home there this winter only long enough to open the house and prime […]

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Bill on August 28th, 2010

A few of you have asked about the cats, as in “What’s up with the cats?” Well, I’ll tell you… For much of my adult life I have lived with cats. This is not because I have a particular affinity for felines, although I like them well enough. Rather, it is because many of the […]

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Bill on July 8th, 2010

Hi, These past three months have found me not entirely bereft of thoughts worthy of attention, but the idea of sitting down at a computer to give voice to these ideas has felt somehow pointless in the face of the enormity of living without Denise. Actually, much of my best thinking recently has centered on […]

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Bill on June 7th, 2010

For those of you as may not know, my best friend, my partner–my love, my wife died on the 29th of March of this year. I am such a better man for having been her partner, if not her equal. At times, still, I cannot imagine a future without her, even as she so generously […]

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