41 is…

41 is…

the atomic number of an element called Niobium, mostly found in Brazil. It used to be called columbium…I wonder if they changed it because that sounded like it would be found in Columbia. It is lustrous and gray, like the front part of my hair is right now. A...
Shiva is Over…Post-Election Thoughts

Shiva is Over…Post-Election Thoughts

The Jewish people have a mourning ritual that takes place after the death of a loved one, called sitting shiva. Seven days of mourning, gathering, visiting, eating deli and wallowing. The more traditional of us have our mirrors covered and sit low to the ground....
Distance by Bless Monet (Cover)

Distance by Bless Monet (Cover)

Picture this – me, in a park, listening to a colleague, one Miss Bless Monet sing at a benefit. I turn to my friend P and say, “Why isn’t she doing this for a living? She should be doing this on the regular. I mean, I’d miss her, but SHE SHOULD...
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