NYC Jury Duty

I am 42 years old, and at my first ever jury duty. My only idea of how jury duty goes was from the episode of Sex and the City where Carrie has to report for jury duty and the man next to her keeps bringing weird fruits in his briefcase. So far, it’s been uneventful. […]

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The whole kids thing

I was  younger when I first saw this piece of art. I was young enough to have kids then. I saw the humor in it, but it wasn’t yet relevant to me. I saw it again recently and now it means something. I’m 42 years old. My eggs (the ones that are left) are drying […]

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Accidental Book Acknowledgment, how about that?

So I was bored tonight and decided, like most bored people, to google myself. After the usual spate of linked in, facebook, and twitter links, I started seeing more obscure stuff. Sites I did one-off posts on, sites that were blog post aggregators. Then suddenly a book acknowledgment for the book “Tarot for Writers” by […]

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How domain names are born

If any of you know me you know that I do a plethora of different things, and I have a hell of a time describing it to well-meaning conversationers at parties, so much so that when the inevitable eye-glazing starts when I rattle on too long, I throw in, “AND I make homeade marshmallows dipped […]

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