Monthly archives: January 2015

Small Talk in a Time of Terror

Over the past year, I’ve been taking a train into New York City a couple of times a week–not an unpleasant trip, for the most part, provided there aren’t any equipment problems or extreme weather conditions. In which case, well...keep calm and carry on. You have no choice. I usually see the same [...]

Crossing the Borderline

THE LONG ROAD FROM A HARD CHILDHOOD TO A SOFT LANDING Dawn Elisabeth I have a story to tell. Lots of other people have the same story -- imaginary people like Cinderella and Batman, and lots of real people too -- the kind of story that starts off sad and ends happy. The purpose of the story isn’[...]