Tag: Bayeux

  • Dispatch #7: Men with Guns

    Dispatch #7: Men with Guns

    Guys with guns surround Notre Dame. What's left of it after a blazing fire gutted about a third of it. Streets around the great Cathedral are blockaded. Only those with pre-approved security clearance can get past the armed guards. Walk up the street past St.[..]
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  • My Boyfriend and Me

    My Boyfriend and Me

    We were sitting in a booth at our favorite little Italian restaurant, my boyfriend and me, eating the same meal, fixed differently. We are different that way, a lot of ways, really, my boyfriend and me. Even though we've been together going on some 37[..]
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  • Serendipity

    Serendipity

        The other night while walking Tim & I ran into someone we hadn't seen in ages. She had just gotten back from France, where she had visited Bayeux, Basse-Normandie, France, the town where much of Burdy¬†takes place. Here's what the always delightful Karen[..]
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  • What Darkness Fears

    What Darkness Fears

      [caption id="attachment_1285" align="aligncenter" width="580"] On the streets of Paris.[/caption] It was not for love of fashion or the macaroons that I went to Paris. What drew me to France was the art of remembering and honoring. What drew me to France was the writing[..]
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