That's me. Hand flung in the air, skin anticipating the rush of cool, salty water. That moment before the splash is really the best--worth it all--where anticipation hovers mere seconds before satisfaction. That's me. Figuratively speaking, of course, as I'm not really one to fling...

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[caption id="attachment_3363" align="aligncenter" width="650"] - Autumn glory in Ravello at the Hotel Parsifal[/caption] It has been hard to know what to write. Tomorrow will be three weeks that my husband has been sick, and every day I hope he will be feeling better. We're thankful that...

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Today is the International Day of Peace, a day designated by the United Nations General Assembly as one dedicated to "strengthening the ideals of peace, both within and among all nations and peoples." I'm joining in with people from around the world to share a...

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