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Mt Sinai

In Mount Sinai Waiting Room

Today, I sit in the waiting room of Mount Sinai Hospital, New York City glancing at the lighted board reminiscent of being in an airport watching Departure times. This surgery is for getting Yuri’s voice back.
Pincio

A Rescue Bird’s Tail For Telling

Coming to someone's rescue comes naturally to me. When Yuri, finally awake from his long springtime nap, wanted to get out of the hospital so desperately despite having atrophied muscles and a body attached to a roomful of machines and linked in tubes, I conspired along with him to enable his escape.
DSCN5374

A Coming of Age Story

This medical ordeal aged us– physically, mentally, and emotionally. To find our way out of this Wilderness, we go to our favorite place for peace and solace and take a dip in the cold, clear water.
photo of common kingfisher flying above river

9/11 Remembered: I’ll Be Missing Your Love

A beautiful day– clear, blue skies. We remember 9/11 vividly despite being hundreds of miles and worlds away from one another’s sympathies.
field of plants

Caregiving Is Not Free

It’s been the most unsettling time as I fell into the rabbit hole of primary caregiver during an intensive, and in those early weeks, an extremely dire situation that lasted for what seemed like an eternity
two brown trees

There’s a Risk In the Care Continuum

Living on a cul-de-sac tucked away in Sligo Creek Park, it wasn't unusual to hear a loud dry crack and a crash.
CK+YT @Woodstock

Telling Our Story

writing + Podcasting

We find a purpose in life, not just a lifestyle to live by, taking on life’s challenges with words, music, time stamps and postcards.

How It Started
Air Guitar Wedding

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Mt Sinai

In Mount Sinai Waiting Room

Today, I sit in the waiting room of Mount Sinai Hospital, New York City glancing at the lighted board reminiscent of being in an airport watching Departure times. This surgery is for getting Yuri’s voice back.
Pincio

A Rescue Bird’s Tail For Telling

Coming to someone's rescue comes naturally to me. When Yuri, finally awake from his long springtime nap, wanted to get out of the hospital so desperately despite having atrophied muscles and a body attached to a roomful of machines and linked in tubes, I conspired along with him to enable his escape.
DSCN5374

A Coming of Age Story

This medical ordeal aged us– physically, mentally, and emotionally. To find our way out of this Wilderness, we go to our favorite place for peace and solace and take a dip in the cold, clear water.
photo of common kingfisher flying above river

9/11 Remembered: I’ll Be Missing Your Love

A beautiful day– clear, blue skies. We remember 9/11 vividly despite being hundreds of miles and worlds away from one another’s sympathies.
field of plants

Caregiving Is Not Free

It’s been the most unsettling time as I fell into the rabbit hole of primary caregiver during an intensive, and in those early weeks, an extremely dire situation that lasted for what seemed like an eternity
two brown trees

There’s a Risk In the Care Continuum

Living on a cul-de-sac tucked away in Sligo Creek Park, it wasn't unusual to hear a loud dry crack and a crash.
CK+YT @Woodstock

Telling Our Story

writing + Podcasting

We find a purpose in life, not just a lifestyle to live by, taking on life’s challenges with words, music, time stamps and postcards.

How It Started
Interesting
Explore