An incredible alternative to New Years Resolutions:
Speaking of Don-
We're reading A Million Miles in a Thousand Years.
B reads it to me every night out loud.
I love it! Much deeper than Blue Like Jazz.
Last night we read the part where Don is discussing the idea of our convenience-driven life, and how no good book is about a character with an easy, boring life. No, the character has to go through hell, to strive for something, to fail, to conquer, to struggle to kiss the girl....
Are our easy lives robbing us of our story?
One of the ideas in the article above is "Create an incident".
I smile to myself
because B and I moved to Haiti 5 days ago.
An incident, indeed.