Crosswalks can be dangerous, particularly at night

She has begun a file for me of stories attesting to the resilience of the human spirit

Had it really come to this?

More than 400 penny and 2-cent picture postcards to and from relatives and friends

He would only be about 10 pounds, they said. “And he won’t have tusks!”

These man-made emissions will mean the sea level will rise even more and sooner than expected

Even though I’m not that old, I’m already spouting tales of yore

Am I the only one who finds the whole aliens-or-zombies-or-evil-wiz­ards-have-taken-over-the-world plot line to be not just a downer, but a total bore?

Getting out in the sand-and-salt mud this time of the year is a pleasure, as long as you are properly prepared.

“that I go for the raised lids may be owing to the fact that I’m older now and have less testosterone.”