Take a lesson from Robert Frost . . .
. . . who didn't need six words: "In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on."
I intentionally took a few days off during the holidays with good intentions for getting back to regular blogging after January 1. Well, we all know where good intentions lead . . .
We've had a couple of family crises, one delayed family Christmas, two college students enrolling in three colleges, and a neurotic dog filling our time but things seem to be back on an even keel - although I'm firm in my cynical belief that life is what happens while you're waiting for the other shoe to drop - so I'm spending my weekend cleaning house, reading, catching up with what's waiting on the DVR and in my reader, and blogging. But there's always the possibility that life will carry me away again, because: