The Present Moment

Last month I was reading about a book in which a woman faked a pregnancy in order to have a "maternity leave". I was initially shocked to hear that someone would go through that much trouble just to get a break. At the time, I was stepping off a plane from Africa, after finding myself on five continents … Continue reading The Present Moment

Back At It

Nearly ten months ago, I set out to write a new blog, after (sadly) retiring my Straight Up New York food/restaurant blog. Since then, I’ve written about three posts. A few days ago I received an email asking whether I’d like to renew. I still have not decided, but I have made the decision to … Continue reading Back At It