November 15, 2012

Beware The “Have to’s”

Recently, I’ve made a point of flagging ‘have-to’ statements—my own and others’. What do these sound like? “We have to get together.” “I have to get you that information.” “I… READ MORE »

October 17, 2012

When We Don’t Make Anything Wrong

I rarely re-post others’ columns—I generally have too much to say myself—but ever since I read this piece a month ago I haven’t been able to stop thinking about it…. READ MORE »

October 10, 2012

What’s Your Mutt?

A few years ago, I went to the ASPCA with a friend who was getting a dog. I was not. This is, of course, why I left with a dog…. READ MORE »