Monthly Archive:: January 2014

Soprano Diplomacy

There’s something to be said about the feel of a small town.  Successful novel writers know this and have used the small town theme endlessly for all kinds of good reasons.  Thorton Wilder wrote a rather successful play about life in a small village in New Hampshire.  Over in Maine, a place E. B. White

Getting Fit With Woolx…How to Drink 8 Glasses of Water A Day

Everything you reads says to drink a minimum of 8 – 8oz glasses of water a day. My fluid intake was absolutely atrocious! My routine consisted of one 20 oz diet soda I would slowly consume from the time I left the house in the morning until lunch. I would then consume another one from

Getting Fit With Woolx…Week One

I turned 50 last June. I had already started to see some signs of the milestone before it hit. Eye doctor prescribed Bifocals, little less limber, bedtime getting earlier and earlier, all nighters took 3 days to recover from, forgetting if I washed my hair (what is left of it anyways) in the shower so

Faking It

As I gaze out at the impenetrable Upstate NY winter I find myself both grateful and amazed.  Grateful for central heating, although it must be noted the Koreans developed radiant floor heating systems centuries ago and our house still has yet to arrive at this advanced technological level.  I’m wriggling cold toes to ward off