What's all this business about French Christmas?

  • My name—Noël—has been mispronounced, mislabeled, and mistaken since my parents bestowed it upon me one snowy March afternoon. It wasn't until a friend nicknamed me "French Christmas" that it came into focus. How much would our lives change if we could just see things differently?

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September 20, 2011



this is so touching....your grandfather would be pleased (:


This is incredibly touching, Noel. Maybe the coffee in my own mug will turn into champagne and I can toast with you? :)

Tracy Mangold

Many hugs my friend. I'm constantly - constantly touched by the beauty and grace of your writing and your thoughts. Thank you for sharing this. I toast along with you and Roxanne...


@Dragonfly--Thanks! That means a lot.

@Roxanne and @Inky--*Virtual Clink* Cheers! And cheers to both of you, your every-so-thoughtful comments and you enduring support. :)


Your ability to find the golden things will never fail to awe me. And that you know how to find the golden sheen on things that seem profoundly unsheeny to other people... well, darling, that is a gift.

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