Allow Serendipity

Allow Serendipity

Are you feeling lucky? Serendipity is a fun-to-say word that has a wonderful meaning: a lucky accident or stroke of good fortune. Sometimes it seems that in our heavily planned, algorithm-driven lives, a stroke of…

Trampoline

Trampoline

The house behind our backyard is concealed by a number of large trees and shrubs, planted by us and a former neighbor who was and probably still is evil. The evil neighbors have moved, replaced…

Battle Sad

Battle Sad

This week I’ve heard four different people in different parts of my life talk about Seasonal Affective Disorder. Cold and cloudy days in November might be bringing this on. Plus, our clocks “fall back” this…

Your Plitt Parade

Your Plitt Parade This week I’ve been sharing memories of my first job, as an usher and concessionaire at Plitt’s Woodfield Theaters III & IV. Don’t look for the place. It was ahead of the…