Category: Paris

Paris, marketed

As always Recently, I’ve been thinking of Paris. Just before I left for the City of Light last April, I happened to meet a woman walking through a store in Baltimore, similarly […]

Memories on the First of May

A year ago, today, I walked through Paris, marveling at temporary stands selling small bouquets of lily-of-the-valley. I didn’t understand it, though I knew to expect closed businesses and marching in the […]

Signs of life

A few days ago, during a marathon travel day from Edinburgh to Reykjavik that involved two cancelled flights, a stopover in Amsterdam, and a six-hour delay, I started thinking about the ways […]