Cat

If you drink much from a bottle marked poison, it is almost certain to disagree with you, sooner or later. Bibliophage. Feminist. Buddhist. Runner.


Introversion Is Not a Personality Fail


A few years ago, I got into an argument with my now mother-in-law over my supposedly “backwards” ways. My transgression? I did not attend a party of…


A quarter hour in the life


“This is Liz.”

“Liz, yeah. Uh, yeah. Call up, uh, uh… Steve McAnelly and offer him a job. Get him in here tomorrow.”


How to Apologize

So here you are. You did a thing, and someone got hurt, and that someone may or may not be upset with you, justifiably or not. How do you come to…


The Great Loneliness

Gatsby’s American Dream is as lonely today as it was then


I recently finished reading* — well, listening to Jake Gyllenhaal’s superb…

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Introversion Is Not a Personality Fail


A few years ago, I got into an argument with my now mother-in-law over my supposedly “backwards” ways. My transgression? I did not attend a party of…