Cocktail Party Mellonites

Ask us for one word, for this moment now, roughly 7pm at the Thursday evening cocktail party, June 21st, aka the Solstice, International Yoga Day, and Katharina’s birthday, and we’ll say:

 

Generative.

Lighting the mood.

Diversity & resilience.

Passion.

Lovely.

Joy.

Anger.

Sunshine.

Dystopia.

Sí.

Nice driveway.

Bubble.

Sacrum.

Performance anxiety

Times Two.

Mellifluous.

Football.

Climate justice.

Wandering sensing.

Encounter.

Possibilities.

Pleasure.

Adventure.

Wine.

Genesis.

Discomfort.

Serendipity.

Curiosity.

Illusion.

Pop.

Contact.

Arriba.

Friendship & joy.

Utopia.

Propinquity.

Anthropocene.

Hopeful.

Palpable.

Affinity.

Love.

 

These words voice hearts willing to work and play together. Everywhere I turn, in this joyful cocktail party, I run into family. I’m looking forward to our reunions, whatever form they may take, and the words and hearts and laughter and … I miss you already.