Archive for March, 2002

Mail I Never Sent

Thursday, March 21st, 2002

I drafted a number of e-mails back in late September that I never sent. Most of them were intended for my extended family, as we discussed the events of September 11. I’m not sure why I never sent them. I guess I just despaired of getting my point across. The Apostle Paul warns, “Do not […]

Death

Friday, March 1st, 2002

Death. You know, it seems absurd, but actually the death of our cat Bilal is the closest that death has touched my life — ever. Considering that I’m now 35, I think that’s pretty fucking weird. But then again: This was a sudden, unexpected death… We found the body ourselves… We had to figure out […]