Normalization of Deviance
The normalization of deviance was a concept first brought to my attention by my anesthesia program director @Ken Kirsner. AsRead more.
A Hard Landing
While in Halifax this winter I watched a duck land on a frozen pond. Its legs immediately splayed into aRead more.
Lily is scared of flying. Not so much the short trips to Canada or Florida. It’s the 17-hour transpacific flightsRead more.
…And Through the Woods
Only one knife/spoon/fork/plate/bowl per person. No microwave. One bath towel each. Our nomadic lifestyle is a study in paring downRead more.
My Best Heartbreak
Christmas time in NYC. The perfect destination for standing in line while blowing through your 401K. What was I thinking.Read more.
Forward Operating Base Yale
Fall arrived late in New England. After a month of 70 degree days, Halloween in New Haven was a crispRead more.
Burn the Ships
I’ve read about performers who suffer from stage fright, singers and musicians who battle jitters and butterflies leading up toRead more.
The Great Escape
Our purge was so extensive it would be easier to list the things we’ve kept than what we sold. Kid’sRead more.
Leap and the Net Will Appear
What if you decided to reorganize your life? I don’t mean cleaning out the junk drawer in your kitchen. NotRead more.