ElephantsMy secret is out; I’m a sucker for them. Elephants.
A Different Kind of GiftIt has been three full weeks since my bride of thirty-one years and the mother of our two super kids left us.
Emmy Winning Stars Who Are Also AuthorsEvery Emmy award winning actor can claim star-studded success on screen, but few can also consider themselves successful authors. These books show how some stars can make us cry, laugh, smile, and snicker on the screen as well as in a book.
Renewing My Mad SubscriptionAnger management classes these days must be booming, no pun intended.
AftermathWe are now two weeks into living the Boston terror attacks either first hand or through the barrage of local and national media coverage.
Enough AlreadyIt was the first September in memory that I didn’t even reach for a peek. The Farmer’s Almanac went unopened.
SupportAllow me to steal a few moments of your precious time to offer you some examples of support, ones that should bring a smile.
O Say, Did You Hear That?So I’m holding this séance the other night and who happens to come through but the late great Francis Scott Key?
PerspectiveAs we approach the end of a tumultuous calendar year, I’m thankful.
Dumber And Getting Dumber The dumb ARE getting dumber.
Don’t Mention ItRather than risk the wrath of presumed friends or hard to scuttle relatives, it is now suggestible NOT to reveal who you plan on voting for in this election.
A Comic’s TaleStandup comedy is in my humble estimation (and I’ve done my share of it) the most challenging, unprotected and fear-inducing of art forms.
Under New ManagementTLC, on its official company stationery known as The Learning Channel, has been faithfully re-dubbed by my co-producer in this life Wendy as… drum roll please… The Lunatic Channel.
In Defense Of SpeechCommencement speeches. Ugh. Talk about been there, done that.
Dusting Off The ManualKudos to Kara Baskin of the Boston Globe for her recent piece entitled, “Taking Parenting to Extremes: For Those Caught in the Mommy Wars Cross Fire, a Wish List.”