… Morning

While I was walking my daughter home from school a couple of days ago, she asked me where I was on 9/11. I answered her question with a question: Why are you asking? “We’re learning about it in school.” Fair enough. I explained to her that I was asleep, and that her mother, who ALWAYS …

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Can We Talk?

Until yesterday, Joan Rivers was a living pioneer. Still relevant at 81. 81! Even remedial knowledge of her history in entertainment reveals that she broke the glass ceiling and often wore the pieces. Her professional successes and failures paved the way for others, and shaped the Joan we grew to know, hate, and love. Nothing …

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Greatest Stories Ever Told

What is the greatest story ever told? It probably comes down to when and whom you ask. A few years ago, tweens and teens may have suggested Twilight. Seventeen years ago, Harry Potter. Thousands of years ago, Genesis. I’d argue that stories that move people should top the list. But Fifty Shades of Grey moved millions, …

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