Essays
Category

Essays, Musings, New

7653

Modern Medieval Dentist

February 22, 2017

I could have gotten a swollen head if I took all the compliments from dentists...

Read article

Language Lesson: “Guarantee”

February 11, 2017

I have always marveled at how a conductor can halt a symphony rehearsal, point...

Read article

Not Really “Dead”

November 26, 2016

Several years ago, on one of my self-guided excursions through Mexico, I...

Read article

It’s Time For Prune Juice

August 6, 2016

When a new Mason begins to learn about the craft of Freemasonry, one of the...

Read article

I Am a Mason

July 29, 2016

I am a Mason. More accurately, I am a Freemason. I am not equipped to build a...

Read article

Sleep Study

July 27, 2016

Several years ago I was diagnosed with a condition called “sleep apnea.”...

Read article

Essays, New

1062

Better Angels

July 24, 2016

One day a young male student of mine came into the classroom bursting with...

Read article

Essays, New

1005

Job Interview Stripper

July 13, 2016

When my time on staff at a major motion picture studio was coming to an end, my...

Read article

Essays, New

886

Free Directions! Limited Time Only!

July 1, 2016

On any given Saturday or Sunday morning, in the days before GPS, my family and...

Read article

Grandpa Artie’s Tools

June 22, 2016

My beloved maternal grandfather, Arthur, was born in Roxbury, Massachusetts in...

Read article