Posts from the ‘news’ category

If You Had Asked Me

…ten years ago which I thought was more likely in the next decade: Ted Kennedy’s seat being lost by the Democrats to a little-known Republican OR…

Help Haiti

Within the last hour, Compassion International communicated via twitter that their office in Haiti is still standing. Help them help the victims.

When the Fires Come Near

…you gain perspective. My friend Christina is in close proximity to the latest wildfires in California and asks Who Needs Nice Stuff Anyway?Thanks, Chris. We’re praying…

Goodbye, Mary

Peter, Paul and Mary — staples of my childhood as well as my husband’s — are no more. Mary Travers passed away last night. I remember…

Michael Jackson

“Black and white, male and female, rich and bankrupt, genius and punchline, private and public, innocent and deceptive–everything seemed to be jumbled up.” Justin Taylor offers…

Pack is Stolen

(I guess it’s a Boston news day here on the blog) Mom just sent me the following article: Thief makes away with duckling from Public Garden…