Cacti, Baseball, And One Very Cool Apollonia: A Visit to Arizona

I traveled to Arizona last week to spend a few days with my oldest sister. I haven't seen her since the death of her husband last summer, and so it was time to check in on her in person to see how she's doing. We keep in touch regularly, but it really is important to actually make an effort to be …

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Missing My Calling: The New Honesty

I'm always late to the party. It's not that I'm incapable of lying. It's just that my lies are mostly of the white variety designed not to hurt anyone's feelings. "No, no, you've got it all wrong. Yes, your hairdresser did cut more off than probably necessary, but it actually makes you look younger. Thinner even!" My lies …

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