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I flew into the Albany Airport: Albany, New York. I grew up in Schenectady, New York. I was in the city of Schenectady and then…

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I am so tired of the venal criminals who ruin our lives. And yet, the utter truth is as long as the human animal has…

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In 2008 I started going to residential retreats at Spirit Rock, a Buddhist meditation center located in Northern California. My first retreat was two nights…

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He was tall and thin. His hair was quite long and worn in a single braid. His face was grizzled with a scraggly beard. I…

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He told me he was 42. I was 37. Of course that was a good fit. We were sitting at a bar after a “Singles…

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There’s a certain type of person who receives a warped idea of what truth is from their early childhood on. Obviously,tragically, Donald Trump is that…

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I love cats. I've had cat companions since I was a very little girl. I've had many other pets as well - dogs, birds, turtles,…

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The day after my mother's funeral Daddy quietly moved himself out of the Master bedroom and into the guestroom. He never slept in that Master…

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Once we couldn’t find each other. I wrote a story then about it: Stan and I at St. Peter’s in Rome and his wandering off…

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I’ll just go ahead and admit that this prompt response is indeed a response -a rant, if you will- to my fear that I may…

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Well, ah, what I learned from him was how to grow potatoes. Or shall I say he gave me the inspiration to grow potatoes. We…

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“You know what I told him, Jackie?” My mother was an unimaginative woman. She also was tentative, even frightened, I think, most of her life.…

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