What I’ve Seen…Reaching 60

Tomorrow is my birthday. It’s a big one. Sixty. At this auspicious moment I am wondering how the hell did this many years pass so ridiculously fast? When my kids were young teens itching to do something they weren’t ready for yet, I would get out the construction tape measure. I would lay it out …

Hey. Is That Squid on Your Face? The Italian Eyeglass Mafia…

I’ve been wearing prescription eyeglasses since first grade. Calculating one pair per year and accounting for lost or broken pairs as a kid; plus some years as an adult when I had two or three pairs; plus prescription sunglasses, I have had about one hundred pairs of glasses. My life with eyeglasses dragged me through …