A couple of times per week, for no apparent reason, I find myself sleepless between 1 am and 4 am. I would like to tell you I do my best thinking in these hours, that I solve nagging problems and weigh heady issues. You be the judge. What follows is a representative sample of what … Continue reading Awake


My grandmother died in 1994 and not a day goes by when I don't think about her. Her habits, techniques, opinions and spirit permeate my daily activities. I chose Nana as my grandmother name (as did my sister) because she was Nana. I have three siblings and I was always sure that Nana loved me … Continue reading Dorothy