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My New Year’s Resolution: Slow Living

Hello there. And Happy New Year! It’s been a while since I forced myself to set some New...

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J.K. Rowling: Lessons on Fame & Glee’s Cory Monteith

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Amy Winehouse, Like Princess Diana, Was Bulimic

I’ve always had a soft spot for Amy Winehouse. The British, bee-hived chanteuse was the polar...

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    On occasional Fridays, I point you towards some recommended reading around the blogosphere: 1. If, like me, you once harbored a fascination with Julian Assange, you’ll love this essay in the London Review of Books by Andrew O’Hagan on ghostwriting Julian Assange’s memoir. 2. I’m a huge fan of the New York Times’ Modern Love […]

    Posted on March 28, 2014 0 comments
  • Friday Pix: Recommended Reading For The Weekend

    On occasional Fridays, I point you towards some recommended reading around the blogosphere: 1. I absolutely loved Sir David Attenborough’s take on curling at the winter Olympics. (American readers can see it here.) 2. Equally compelling in an entirely different sort of way is this video of the train station at Alexanderplatz in Berlin. 3. […]

    Posted on February 28, 2014 0 comments
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    On occasional Fridays, I point you towards some recommended reading around the blogosphere: 1. I was delighted to be featured with fellow blogger Kristen Levithan (aka Motherese) on the Brain, Child website for our debate over whether or not it’s OK to let your child quit. (Spoiler alert: I’m on the un-PC side of this […]

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    Posted on January 24, 2014 0 comments
  • My New Year’s Resolution: Slow Living

    Hello there. And Happy New Year! It’s been a while since I forced myself to set some New Year’s Resolutions. The last time I did  it – at least publicly, on this blog – I not only listed the resolutions I’d set for myself that year, but offered some tips for keeping them. (And yes, […]

    Posted on January 5, 2014 5 comments