Monthly archives: January 2014

Moving Dad to Tucson

A FAMILY’S CHALLENGES OF HEART AND MIND Andrea S. Gould ON CHRISTMAS DAY, MY DAD CAME TO LIVE WITH ME IN TUCSON. Sounds simple—until we de-construct that sentence. The journey began November 1st, when my sister, who lived in New York near my father, delivered a short message on my voice mail.[...]

On Not Dying

IMMORTALITY, SHAKESPEARE AND YOUR GRANDMOTHER Ken Taub WHEN THE DOORBELL RANG, I was surprised.  I wasn't expecting anyone -- surely not the Jehovah's Witnesses. We chatted very briefly, exchanging pleasantries, when they suddenly hit me with, "How would you like to live forever?"  "That woul[...]