Starting over.

She's a Savannah girl, transported to Memphis to follow her true love. They met at Duke, years ago. Later they would tell different stories about their early romance, but the common narrative was that they married other people, had families, lived lives apart and then rediscovered one another, each newly single, during a reunion weekend. … Continue reading Starting over.

Summer in the city.

One. Our neighbor's roosters flew the coop, again.  To the delight of some and annoyance of others, the colorful fowl have been frequent morning visitors around the block.  Urban free range poultry in our slice of heaven, midtown Memphis. Two. Figs are my favorite summer fruit.  I wonder sometimes whether that's because they're divinely delicious … Continue reading Summer in the city.