“Cheever said in another story that merely to touch one’s longtime lover is transformative”

I joke with my friends that paying attention to the birds is a sign of age

There is something very unsettling about super PAC money wielding power in state elections

Golf shirts, particularly sin-ugly ones, are perfect for the office-casual world we live in


A devil’s bargain

An amusing bungle of an attempt to make a simple appointment

This summer gave me something I haven’t had in a long time, the thing I’ve wanted most in the world

Whereupon everyone who’d been listening became constricted with uncontrollable laughter

“Be gone. These are mine.”