September Thoughts

The beginning of this month was consumed with talk of Queen Elizabeth II’s passing. Even here, stateside, former colonies and … More

August Roundup

Hi Friends! I usually like to write a blog at least once a month, but it’s already the end of … More

Row Teresa

I don’t feel like I have anything profound to say this month. The last time I wrote, I was in … More

The Charioteer

I am sitting in my apartment in Athens, having just traveled for a week and a half in Israel visiting … More

The Damn Shoe

Well folks, the other shoe dropped. A few days after I posted my last essay, things went downhill. The night … More

Hello, June

I typically try to write a blog each month, but somehow May slipped away from me and it never happened. … More

April Showers

One-third of the year is over, and it always amazes me how fast the months zip by. Especially this time … More


These days, I’ve been measuring the state of affairs in my life by our return to pre-pandemic activities. It’s interesting, … More

House Arrest

I’m not superstitious about the significance of how a year starts, but this one has us locked down in quarantine, … More