Best books of 2020 (and thoughts on bananas and finding pleasure during a pandemic)

I'm a chronic list maker. The first entry of my first diary features a list called "What's hanging over my head." I'd have to unearth the original text which is somewhere in a Rubbermaid storage bin to tell you exactly what was hanging over my head in 1987; I had literally zero chores or responsibilities … Continue reading Best books of 2020 (and thoughts on bananas and finding pleasure during a pandemic)

This is everything I know about getting out of a bad pandemic mood and freelance writing

On a good day I'm happy that if I have to be on lockdown, at least I'm quarantining with my three favorite people and this is happening at a time when my kids are old enough to make their own cereal and not so old they think everything I say is idiotic. On a bad … Continue reading This is everything I know about getting out of a bad pandemic mood and freelance writing