Entries from August 2009

Girlfriends’ Guide to Divorce: When Parents Attack, The Kids Are the Injured Party

August 28th, 2009 · Comments Off

Yes, Anne Heche, you can say “lazy ass” on television. The question is, should you?  And the answer is, it’s NEVER appropriate when you are talking about the father of your child, as the actress was about her ex, Coley Laffoon, on Letterman the other night. I get it that being on Dave’s show is […]


We’ve Forgotten How To Mourn

August 21st, 2009 · Comments Off

Most of us don’t get very far in life without experiencing the death of someone we love. And by mid-life, where I currently reside, people seem to be kicking off at an alarming rate as parents, mentors even, God forbid, people our own age or younger pass away. That is certainly true for me, having […]


Three Boys For Every Girl

August 7th, 2009 · Comments Off

“I’ve been married three times,” anthropologist Margaret Mead said, “and each time I married the right person.” I get it completely. I don’t know if I would recognize the bride I was thirty years ago if she were to throw her bouquet at my face… although I do remember her as pretty and with a […]