Here's the tree I can see out the window of my office at home. The broken part has since been removed.
There have been other, happier events these past few weeks. Obama was re-elected. (Phew!) My friend Amanda visited, and we went about doing cultural outings. Clif and I visited Philadelphia, where we saw my friend Catherine and I met her baby, Gabey.
|Me and Amanda. Here we are on an outing to the High Line.|
|Another outing: Storm King Art Center|
|Me and Gabey, my "Poet Baby," at Rittenhouse Square.|
Here's some more good news: