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I co-wrote a book

called Let's Panic About Babies!

with my friend Alice

whose web site is here

it's somewhat funny

and you can buy it on Amazon

and you can watch the trailer

it was made by Scott and narrated by Orson Welles


I am reading a Martha Beck book. I didn’t know who she...

16th Apr

I’m tricky like that

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10th Apr
Worst Case Scenarios

I invite you to go elsewhere

I have two posts up in other places this week, both of...

23rd Mar
I invite you to go elsewhere

I love being part of the problem

I’ve lived in California for more than 20 years now and yesterday...

14th Mar

The Chair

Yesterday, I got my teeth cleaned. It was a last-minute appointment so...

08th Mar
The Chair


We are here in our new house and I have a stress...

03rd Mar


Posting will be light this week, as we’ll taking all of this...

22nd Feb

So much fun

The action-figure commentary on Downton Abbey will be over soon, I promise....

17th Feb
So much fun


In March of 1995 I was sitting at the bar of Jimmy’s...

15th Feb

All I did was ask him to tuck in his shirt

Yesterday we looked at a couple of rentals near one of the...

13th Feb
All I did was ask him to tuck in his shirt

We’re having some fun

I appreciate the fact that no one’s called me out for not...

10th Feb
Nurse Peewee


On the way down to Oxnard to pick up Jackson from a...

06th Feb