The Gherkin in London

There and Back Again

February 1 I am now booked for four domestic and international trips over the next two months: Seattle, India, Boston, England. Some for work, some for pleasure, some for both. Lately, my life has seemed like a train on the…

A Dreamer of the Golden Dream

On evenings like this, when the breeze spreads upward and lifts the hood of my jacket off my eyes, when the air holds the crisp promise of spring just above my head, with the blue dusk slowly creeping upon me,…

The Men and Memories of Route 10

The bridge between my two worlds–my childhood in Delaware and the life I’ve made in Washington, D.C.–is a world itself, a universe made of dreams and memories. People I’ve loved and lost live on in this suspended reality. It still…