Giving Up the Ghost

Life and death by misadventure.

Molar City

It’s hard to imagine how truly full of dentists Los Algodones is. They are everywhere.

Finding Mr. Q

The search for the man behind the first Canadian hip hop single reveals the inequity in how creative contributions are remembered.

Melancholy Letters

I’ve spent most of my life reading literature that made me laugh. But something has changed.

The Business of a Marriage

After my wedding, I began looking for a language for the partnership, both metaphorical and actual, I seemed to have contracted.

What A Time To Be In Decline

Why, a decade ago, did my father give me the heavy gift of a controversial 100-year-old Oswald Spengler tome? It took a pandemic for me to find out.

Wonder Women

The fight for female superheroes in Hollywood.

Towards a New Horizon

During quarantine, I’ve been trying to remind myself that I’ve always been able to find inspiration for a better life.

Crazy Wisdom: A Love Story

My parents’ bizarre, unlikely matchmaker, the cult leader.

A Voice of Bells

What ever happened to Ofra Haza?