"Snow provokes responses that reach right back to childhood." ~ Andy Goldsworthy Well it finally happened! We finally got a blizzard. A real honest to goodness blizzard! School was out across the Tri-state and maybe it was the fact that for the most part the winter has been pretty mild, but everyone, adults and kids [...]
Arachnophobia: Oh It Is Real!
"There's something about most phobias where there's a tiny, tiny corner where you think this really actually could happen." ~ Roz Chast I think of myself as a pretty tough cookie. All those scenes on Grey's totally fine. Pain equals no gain. Even critters, I have handled from mice in my hair to the New York [...]
Oh Hermine Don’t Rain On Our Labor Day Parade
The Satirical Stereotypes of a Writer
"Writing a novel is a terrible experience, during which the hair often falls out and the teeth decay." ~ Flannery O'Connor "Oh how glamorous," People say. "You will be the next J.K. Rowling!" They exclaim. "It must be so nice to stay at home in your pajamas," They wistfully stare at me. Well excuse moi, [...]