Out of Sight Out of Mind

Out of sight out of mind. Ay, how I despise that phrase! I think it’s even worse in Spanish — “ojos que no ven corazón que no siente” — eyes that don’t see heart that doesn’t feel — Yuk….

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I Went to That Game With Your Grandmother

A couple of weeks ago I got to go to a football game with my son Danny. But not just any football game, “THE” football game. The BCS Championship bowl…

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How That Book Cover Totally Threw Me Off

I should know better than to judge one of them. I DO know better. After all, one of the things I discuss with my students about the issue of judgment is the predicament it…

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Let me tell you something…

…my friends, in the words of (and a flashback to 80’s TV is needed here) Sergeant Esterhaus, “Hey, let’s be careful out there.” Because it is a dangerous world we are living in….

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Discovering the perks in our routines…a New Year’s resolution?

That customary, unvarying, habitual, everyday, familiar, same ole routine. For people who crave change, that can be a dreadful thing. Even for the methodically-inclined OCP types as myself, and who are…

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