Annoyed by the swirling mass of dogs (we have three) and swine at my feet, I shoved and shoved again, and suddenly it all gave way

One’s nerves begin to fray when beset by the cold

I mentioned to a friend that our stripped-down Christmas tree is still snuggled under the privet hedges in our sideyard, and she said, “No worries.”

"Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow.”

The ubiquity of the Internet

“no ambition.”

Movie stars have always visited East Hampton

Whether to reprint these images was a serious question, one that many news organizations around the world asked themselves

The Zen masters used to rap inquiring students over the head if they didn’t catch the drift of their puzzling koans

Bulldozers to the west of us, bulldozers to the east