The other day I found a speck in my eye. I wasn’t sure where it came from, but it was a red speck, the kind you get from reading too much or squinting at the opera. I haven’t been to … Continue reading The Speck in My Eye
One day years ago I took the 71 bus from Watsonville to Santa Cruz, California. It was a local bus, a milk run, that made many stops along the way. Depending on the time of day, it could take you … Continue reading “What in the World is that Smell?”
If you spend any time on Twitter, as I do, it’s probably not a surprise to see that the culture wars are on again. What is a surprise, however, are the hatred and bitterness of this latest version. What used … Continue reading “White Man Singing the Blues”
Paul Revere died this week at the age of 76, which is ironic since it recalls the year 1776. I don’t mean Paul Revere of “one if by land, two if by sea” fame, but Paul Revere the leader and … Continue reading Long Live Paul Revere!