A Thousand Little Deaths

I was at the inaugural meeting of a book club a few weeks ago and I looked around and realized that almost everyone in the room was an attorney. I would be lying if I said it wasn't still painful to hear other people who have accomplished my "dream" talk about boring things like depositions …

A Note On The Type

I love Johnny Cash and that page at the end of books describing the font. I love the first sip of a negroni, and also the last. That sound of a smile through the telephone, did you know you can hear it? I sit on the floor to keep the room from spinning, or to …

Growing in Good.

I can't decide which is more trite: making new year's resolutions or hating new year's resolutions. Or even commenting on how trite both of those are. A paradox of platitudes. Ana Marie Cox (of Crooked Media's "With Friends Like These") decided that instead of resolutions she would set intentions, because resolutions can be won or …