Welcome to The Epic! I am launching this blog as a manifesto for and a guide to living well. The title and motto of the blog are taken from the Epicureans, at least some of whom believed in the notion that not one minute of the future was guaranteed to them and that as a result they had the duty to live life to its fullest every moment.

I believe in discovering fun and pleasurable things wherever I find myself each day and I am told I have a knack for unearthing them. My hope is that by sharing in my pleasures and some of my ways of finding them you will begin to collect all the riches that lie in the moments of your life. They are there. Take them! All our lives should be.....Epic.

Sunday, October 6, 2013

My Favorite Poem

If you love Paris, as I do, please read this lovely poem.  I feel like it was written for me.


Anonymous said...

Amazing. Reminds me of bit of Cavafy's "Ithaca" from Jacqueline Onassis' funeral. More contemporary but the same sparseness of word and image. Thank you.

M.Lane said...

I'm really glad you liked it.