Year: 2022

Cleveland, glorious Cleveland!

“Where are you off to this summer, Barcelona… Paris… back to New Zealand,” my friend asks. I mumble an inaudible reply, “Cleeveelaannd, Oohiooo.” “Wow, you’re

If that couch could talk!

The black leather couch from my office on Michigan Avenue came with me in the move to Lincolnwood. But now she’s sitting next to the

Give yourself a break

Why do we always anticipate the worst when a blip appears on the radar screen? We gird ourselves for calamity even as irrefutable experience tells