[Disclaimer because I'm a lawyer...I know this blog is usually humorous, and religion is a divisive topic. But I pay for this website, so you're stuck with whatever I feel like writing about when I drink my wine. So, read on, or not...] Ok, I’m not really live blogging the Pope’s visit. For one reason, … Continue reading Liveblogging the Pope!
For years I have believed I could compete on The Amazing Race. Whether I would win or not would depend upon finding the right partner. By “right partner” I mean someone who is a triathlete who can drive stick shift, has high tolerance for eating disgusting things and is willing to wear a fanny pack, because … Continue reading Travels With Crazy
I grew up in a Catholic household. You know, where there are crucifixes in every bedroom and a bust of John F. Kennedy. THAT Catholic. My parents are French Canadian and Polish, so you know their parents were Catholic too. (Although in searching for the missing limbs of my family tree, it turns out my … Continue reading Postcards from a Heathen
The Mouth of Truth (La Bocca della Verità) resides in the portico of the basilica of Santa Maria in Cosmedin in Rome. As with most people, I first learned of this sculpture from the movie “Roman Holiday” starring Gregory Peck and Audrey Hepburn. A young Gregory Peck fed into my attraction for freakishly tall, dark … Continue reading The Mouth of Truth