$2.50 Well Spent

I missed the Michael Jackson TV special on Thanksgiving night. Someone upstairs must have felt bad for me, because I found this yesterday:                     MJ Colorforms! $2.50 at Urban Outfitters. I needed something to cheer me up, as I was brought to tears at the Ray […]

Farewell, Hostess

  Twinkie, I hardly knew ye. But I was very well acquainted with your brethren Sno Ball and CupCake. And Fruit Pie. I hope I can find a pack of Sno Balls somewhere tomorrow.  

Not Much to Peep at

  Mom and I went leaf peeping in the Berkshires and Vermont. Wasn’t much to peep at. There were some colors, but they were muted. No vibrant reds, oranges, and yellows to be seen. It was still fun to do some exploring. We saw a nice collection of master paintings at the Clark Institute. We […]

September’s Coming Soon

  September’s coming soon. Tomorrow, in fact. Too soon if you ask me. This is one of my favorite songs. I think of it as an “end of summer” song. Strangely enough, last September was the end of R.E.M. I miss them. Maybe I will make this September an all R.E.M. month on my CD […]

Excursion to Harvard

  In the near future, I am going to stand somewhere on the Harvard campus and have someone take a picture of me wearing this shirt:                         I attended my 15th college reunion last weekend. It was nice to see my friends and walk […]