Made by Grandma
If you are lucky enough to be in my mother's life at all now, there's a good chance she will knit something for you
Do You Want to Know a Secret
Knowing how to keep a secret is a skill. Knowing when to share one is a gift.
The Sardine Syndrome
Things you eat taste a whole lot better, and the friends you make feel a whole lot closer, when you're in a foreign land
Mom's Last Words
There hadn't been many thank-yous, but when the chips were down, we were by each other's side
The Last Burlesque Show on Earth
I nervously took my seat in front of a small curtained stage and then saw my first vagina
All the Young Dudes
If you're a single 50-year-old woman and cute 20-somethings respond to your personal ad, how young is too young?
Why I Now Hate Man's Best Friend
Specifically, I hate my wife's dogs. Even more specifically, I hate my wife's dogs because she is no longer my wife.
Are We Responsible for How We Die?
I always thought we were, but life has taught me that it's not that simple