Tag: Lady Ann Pie

My former wife, confidant, best friend, fellow traveler, co-conspirator, inspiration and (some days) the only reason I get out of bed.

On Voting

ANN IS SITTING ON THE couch right now, filling out her absentee ballot and grumbling about the non-choices we have for this year’s election, trying to square her idealism with a deepening sense that voting does no good. Well, maybe.…

Pithyism #2<1

MARRIAGE IS NOT A MATTER of being with the one you get along with better than anyone, so much as one with whom not getting along is preferable to being alone — and without whom you wouldn’t get along at…

A Couple More Hamburgers

HAMBURGERS AND FRIES SMELL BEST in a brown paper bag on the passenger seat. They are cooked by the hardworking longtogether Chinese couple on the other side of Sonoma from the hardworking longtogether Jewish couple who’ll soon be eating them…