Spring 2018

Prompt: Write a memoir in six words, no more, no less.

Overthought it, then said “f--- it.”

Hip fracture, tracheostomy; skiing, snorkeling out.

Many mistakes, little ambition, no regrets

“Behave yourself.” Now they tell me!

You remember me. This is enough.

Dancing. Dreaming. Daring.

Journeying. Teaching.


Lived fully. Loved deeply. Let go.

Teacher of science, theology, and life.

Life plans worked perfectly as unplanned.

Found: love, fulfillment.

Lost: 100 pounds.