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A Thriller to the End

June 25, 2009


Awaiting confirmation of Michael Jackson's life or death (wondering if TMZ is trustworthy or not) has trumped everything else I had planned for the afternoon and displaced the blog post I originally wrote for today.No eulogy I could write would do...

Hooked On a Feeling

June 17, 2009


Let me start by saying, I live in San Francisco and it's true what they say about leaving your heart here. What "they" never tell you is you just might also leave a piece of it in Chicago should you choose to visit in the summertime. I spent the p...

They Call Me Quitter

June 9, 2009


I think it's finally safe to say that I'm a quitter - after more than a year ciggie-free. These days, I'm happy to report that (just as predicted) lung function is greatly improved and my risk of dying from inhaling cancer-causing gunk has gone wa...

What I Learned on My Summer Vacation

June 3, 2009


The reason for my silence last week was a whirlwind trip through Boston and DC - a great summer vacation. Inspired by the mandatory post-summer elementary school essay, I thought I'd share a little about what I learned on my trip. Maybe I should s...