Letting the echoes go

This morning, an acquaintance asked me, “What did you think of the Oscar results?” I answered, “I think La La Land should have won.” “What?!” he said. I answered, “For me, it was the best picture of not only this year but the past few years.” He became unreasonably irritated. “How could you say that? […]

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Que Sera, Sera.

There’s a woman in my office who spills her coffee every day. It happens in the matter-of-fact way you check your news site of choice each morning to ensure the world hasn’t caved in on itself. It’s a part of her routine, spilling her coffee, and I am equal parts fascinated and frustrated by it. […]

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