The Night Bus

The men two seats up talk in a language I don’t understand, long values and crisp hard cs. The driver warned us at mile two not to talk loud enough … Continue reading

April 5, 2014 · Leave a comment

Parenting Fail

Avery asked for homemade pizza for lunch. Holly makes it sometimes. We don’t have pizza/spaghetti sauce right now, so I improvised: I strained a can of Spaghetti-Os. Maybe some of … Continue reading

January 9, 2014 · 2 Comments

Wishing everyone …

… dreams, adventures, laughter, love, snowball fights, solitude, forgiveness, acceptance, unread books to read, to-do lists to do, successes to celebrate, and unsolved mysteries to solve in 2014

January 1, 2014 · Leave a comment

Arrow Season 2 Episode 6 Recap

After a routine takedown of Starling City baddies, Argus, headed by Amanda Waller, kidnaps John Diggle and convinces him to head to Moscow to rescue Lyla, who was there to … Continue reading

November 20, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Echo of the Ocean Inside a Shell

Before, years ago. The echo of the ocean inside a shell, tinny and hollow and deafening, if all you can hear is the echo of the ocean inside a shell. … Continue reading

November 19, 2013 · Leave a comment

Avery and Aurora Meet Walt and Louise Simonson and Al Milgrom

Took the kids to Grasshoppers Comics in Long Island a couple of Saturdays ago. We went to meet Walt and Louise Simonson, both key players in the history of the … Continue reading

November 19, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Good Men Project Feature: 100 Words on Love

A lover’s game we used to play. If you could choose the way you die, what would you choose? Not by water and not by fire. I said the same … Continue reading

November 18, 2013 · Leave a comment

I Read Morrissey’s Autobiography So You Don’t Have To

Bought Morrissey’s Autobiography during my recent trip to London. I thought I knew all there is to know about Moz. I was wrong. Here are nine things I didn’t know I … Continue reading

November 14, 2013 · 1 Comment

Will vs. the Turkey

Avery came home on Friday with a large circle cut from brown construction paper. His weekend homework was simple: Use this circle as the basis for a Thanksgiving turkey. The … Continue reading

November 13, 2013 · Leave a comment

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