remember.

I am not interested in political statements or warnings or diatribes on this anniversary of 9/11. I’m not inclined to write a post about how we’ve lost our way in the years since then, about how the terrorists have won if their goal was to irretrievably break this...

before the end times

Happy birthday to my mom, who would be 85 today. This is one of my favorite photos of her, from one of the best times we ever had together, in Munich, 1981. She sold some of her treasured Madame Alexander dolls to afford to fly (for the first time) to see me when I...