Halfway to Ninety

On October 22 this year, my grandma Pat would have been ninety years old, had she lived that long. She…

America’s Anxiety Attack

I’ve seen a lot of vitriol in the past couple of days, criticizing the “morons” who got Donald Trump elected.…

Japan 2016 Part 1: Tokyo

Here is part one of a much-delayed recap of my travels in Japan with my boyfriend Ryan this May. This…

A Tribute to Grandpa Frank

In the cement-floored shady cool of the garage I would find Grandpa Frank, his legs coverall-clad and protruding from beneath one…