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December 28, 2007

December 28, 2013


Six years ago today DK and I met, in person, for the first time. I remember every detail of that day. Detailed post, DK calls, part 2, to come. related posts: DK sends me an email The interim DK calls, part 1 Advertisements

Halloween one

October 31, 2013


“You have forever ruined mermaids for me.” One Friday morning in late October of 2008, I got a completely unexpected text from DK. (Neither of us were big texters then; we very rarely exchanged them. More’s the pity we didn’t keep it at that in the following years.) He would be finishing up an appointment […]


October 22, 2013


November 8, 2011 is probably the biggest red letter day in my relationship with DK. I think even more so than the dreadful January day in 2008 when I learned that he was not the single father I believed him to be, but a (apparently) happily married man. That was a very bad day. November […]

A symphony rose inside me

July 3, 2013


Before the beginning provides some backstory to Half Agony, Half Hope. After Andy and before DK,there was Tom. This is the second part of my and Tom’s story.

A blot of mustard, a crumb of cheese

June 16, 2013


I dreamt about DK last night. It was the second time in the last few weeks that he has made an appearance in my nocturnal landscape, which is very odd. I do think about him (I don’t write this in my sleep) but I don’t recall ever dreaming about him so vividly. I was in […]

Agony and fever, part one

June 4, 2013


The last time I saw DK in any meaningful way was in November of 2011. We spent that cloudy day curled up together, eating pizza and watching movies on the big screen mounted on the wall at the foot of his bed. Before we went upstairs he invited me to pick out a movie for […]

Why this Memento Mori

April 30, 2013


As I said in my last post, writing about the part of my life that included DK has been more difficult than I ever imagined it would be. update May 13/13: I answer why.