This is a re-posting from 2011, but it explains my recent absence from the blog:
Interestingly, this old home video is pretty accurately descriptive of my week–Portland, Maine; Hanover, New Hampshire; Bristol, Rhode Island; Winchester and then Newton, Massachusetts. (Newton seems to be the name of exactly every town west of Boston from Watertown to Worcester–what’s up with that?) I’ll be back soon. I pinky-swear promise.