March 23, 2014 Through the airing of television channels like Antenna TV, METv and TV Land, among others, we get a chance to escape some of the “not even close to being real” reality television programming that... more »»
A Book And A Hotel
March 22, 2014 I’ve just read a very gentle story by Japanese poet Takashi Hiraide. The title is “The Guest Cat,” translated by Eric Selland (New Directions, 2014 $14.95). more »»
March 22, 2014 Lock your doors, mind your own business and – most importantly – don’t ever mess with Kevin Spacey. more »»
You’ve Got Dirt On Your Forehead
March 16, 2014 I sit here, on Ash Wednesday in a classroom awaiting the students I will be working with today as I am substituting in a Jamestown School sixth-grade class. more »»
March 15, 2014 When pizza and history come together, one thing is certain — everybody wins. That’s exactly what will happen at the Fenton Mansion on Saturday, March 29, from 1-3 p.. more »»
Our Mothers, Our Friends
March 15, 2014 It was just my mother’s birthday last week (happy birthday, Mom!) and around this time of year I watch her closely to see what I’m going to be like 20 years from now. more »»
March 13, 2014 The Town Pants are set to return to Jamestown for a celebration of St. Patrick’s Day. more »»
Danger In The Kitchen!
March 9, 2014 The book about the Depression that I mentioned a couple weeks ago had many pictures as well as text. As I looked at some of the things that were featured it made me think of Grandma’s old stove. more »»
What’s Holding You Back From Counseling?
March 9, 2014 Contemplating counseling? What’s holding you back from embarking on an opportunity to grow mind, body and spirit? I’ve been told by many clients that what held them back was fear. more »»
How Much Sugar Is Hiding In Your Drink?
March 9, 2014 You won’t eat 10 packs of sugar so why drink it? According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s National Center for Health Statistics, about half the people in the U.S. more »»
March 8, 2014 I’ve recently received three books to review, including a novel. more »»
Let’s Complain About Winter
March 8, 2014 We knew it was going to be a hard winter. And up until last week, it seemed as if everyone had agreed to hunker down and just do this. more »»