Commonplace

seeking the story in the ordinary

a season of farewell and reunion and remembering when…* 1 swinging against a navy sky 2 as-you-were-saying friends 3 how happy the person who finds the cash that slipped out of my pocket in the park will be 4 a bedtime heart-to-heart 5 when your spouse wakes you with an early morning kiss on his …

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It was as if everything bloomed overnight, and I found myself missing the bare branches that offered a view of the farm.* 1 a glass of wine with dinner 2 laughing uncontrollably with my kids 3 seeing one of these signs in my part of PA 4 a rainy going-down-the-rabbit-hole kind of day 5 weeknight water …

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March is neither here nor there, a push and pull, a here then gone. A time of in-between—a march, indeed.* 1 standing barefoot in the rain watching my son wave to me through the school bus window 2 sharing an inside joke 3 a cozy day of never leaving the house 4 when the early …

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february may have been fleeting, but it was filled with these good things* 1 people-watching in a fast food joint 2 the second the hot shower water first hits your skin 3 a hug following a fight 4 family that feels like friends 5 a beer before bed 6 looking through old love letters 7 …

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