Monthly Archives: June 2013

Partly Cloudy With a Chance of Rain

During the summer I reminisce about  growing up on Long Island, surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean.  Mom would keep the radio on and position us near the lifeguard when we were at the beach, knowing that nature can be unpredictable and unruly.  I helped keep vigil. Last week a friend asked how I was doing.  […]

A Cat’s Tale Part 1

Thanksgiving Andrew and I were having another one of our rational discussions.  It had spanned days. “I swear to God, if you get that cat you can’t come home for Thanksgiving.  Both your brothers are allergic to them.  Anyway, you’re a college student living in a studio apartment.  How are you going to take care […]