• Olive pulling up while Harry bikes
    Letters to Harrison and Olive

    Reality is On The Horizon Once Again

    Parental leave is a strange place of existence. I’m suspended between “real life” and this insulated little cocoon that is my current state. No one expects much of me, other than to keep two kids alive (rather, alive AND thriving!).…

  • Saverio escorts a significantly shorter-than-him Harry out to the car
    Change,  Letters to Harrison and Olive

    The Loss You Haven’t Known

    Harry and Olive, death touched your lives for the first time last week. Great Grandpa Saverio, or “G.G.” died (one of two “G.G.’s” who answer to that name). Though it happened quickly, we knew it was imminent and had the…