Issue June 12, 2012

Living with sisters

Last year I started building a little office in the garage. To avoid using the somewhat predictable handle “man-cave” for my work/meditation/cig-smoking space, several names were proposed, including: The Sugar Shack, The War Room and The Bro-hole. None of them stuck, and we usually just call it the shack. Around Derbytime, I finally “finished” the … Continued

Deadline to save your life

We can never be certain that something we publish will save a life. But it’s nice to think it might — and noble to try. My latest effort profiled a preventable tragedy. I wanted you to know and love the victim through the eyes of his admirers. As a courtesy, I shared the final draft … Continued