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Maybe the fortune was for the Zhu Zhu pets.

This morning, you handed me my fortune. “All your hard work is about to pay off.” Okay. I could look at this one of two ways. 1. Oh goody, my time has finally come! 2. This fortune is six months old. You found it at the bottom of my hot pink purse, which you emptied…

Don’t Blink Project: Day 1

365 Days of Living Deliberately How insignificant we seem; how trivial our troubles become, when our world is seen from high above the clouds. We are but a small speck in the palm of this great galaxy, yet each of us leaves our mark on every living creature we touch, talk to, type to— even…

The Fine Line: Emails from L.A.

“Your friend’s on T.V.” “My friend?” “Your friend whose name I can’t pronounce.” “Ohhh! My FRIEND! Mr. Sitcom Actor!” I squealed, and ran from the kitchen, where hubby and I had been making dinner together, to the living room. It was three years after the Crazy Phone Call, and since that time, not one restraining…

The Fine Line: “Do What You Want”

“You’re getting wrinkled.” “It’s not that hot,” I coughed through the steam. “You’re getting drunk.” “It’s rosé. I’m pretty sure you can only get tipsy on the pink stuff,” I laughed. Still, I decided he was right. It was time to get out of the bath. At 31 years old, this newlywed was already a…