Monthly Archives: December 2017

A CAT’S CHRISTMAS IN CALIFORNIA

For the past several Christmas seasons, this blog has featured our family’s version of “A Child’s Christmas in Wales.” Though “One Christmas was much like another in those years around the sea town corner” of Marion, Massachusetts, this year we … Continue reading

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COMO SE DICE “QUITTER?”

  Photo by Jon Tyson via Unsplash I’m not a quitter. I’m proud of that, so it was a wrenching decision I made last week (la semana pasada) to quit my Intermediate Spanish class. I agonized about it for weeks, … Continue reading

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Gifts, Christmas and Hanukkah

As Christmas and Hanukkah approach, it’s time to think about gifts. I enjoy buying presents for my granddaughter but finding appropriate presents for the adults in our family is not so easy. Just for fun, I searched the web to … Continue reading

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#METOO 2: MATT LAUER

When the details leading to Matt Lauer’s firing broke a couple of days ago, my first thoughts were with his victims and my second take was, “Did he really think exposing himself was alluring?” This was not a new question. … Continue reading

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