Monthly Archives: January 2014

Here’s a hair-raiser

This is truly a hair-raising tale. When I was born, my hair was dark and straight. I was oblivious, of course, concerned mostly with the sudden draft of cold air and where my first meal was coming from. By the … Continue reading

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Winter casualties: courtesy and brains

I recently had to attend the funeral of a teenager who died unexpectedly. As is usually the case when young people are involved, the place was jammed. This isn’t about the funeral, it’s about the parking lot. And it raises … Continue reading

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