A few nights ago as we lay on your bed chatting as we always do, you recalled a memory.
“Remember the bad cat who scratched me while we were playing with blocks on the rug?”
I tried to hide my surprise as I replayed the scene in my mind and you continued to describe it with such [...]
I am an ignorant American.
I spend most days with my eyes shut. I turn away and seek refuge from that which has become far too complex to understand.
I acknowledge that life has become hard, and that for many in this country life is a lot more difficult than my own. Money must be spared for [...]
I was given several nicknames while growing up, starting at the age of three. The first one I received was Squinz, which is short for Squinzilina and is an Italian slang for a “tiny female who whines a lot”. I am happy to report that I now have a tiny female of my own, and [...]
I had to go to New York City to experience my closest celebrity encounter. About 15 years ago I stood three people behind Uma Thurman while waiting in a Ladies Room line at Carnegie Hall. I pretty much just stood there and stared while thinking, “Wow. That’s Uma Thurman. And she has to pee.”
Southern New [...]
I am tired today. I am so very, very tired. Why, pray tell? It is all because of this guy:
It was about 2:00 AM when I heard him crying through the monitor. I lay still for a few moments, hoping begging for it to be one of those “Eh, eh, eh, where is my binky, [...]