Monthly Archives: June 2011

DREAMS ON ICE

Sometimes my wife accuses me of living out my own ice-hockey dreams through our children. She doesn’t know the half of it. I grew up obsessed with ice hockey, due to the new professional team which arrived in Landover, Maryland, in 1974. I was … Continue reading

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LET’S PUT A PIN IN IT

Here’s a saying my wife Aleen uses when dealing with a stubborn husband, child, or business associate.  Let’s put a pin in it. I was reminded of the phrase today when my friend Eric wondered aloud about installing a synthetic-ice hockey rink … Continue reading

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CAKE EATERS IN AN URBAN NEIGHBORHOOD

My morning rituals include walking the dog, drinking espresso, and picking up used condoms outside our home. Those of you from New York City won’t be impressed by the condom part.  But people in L.A. never fail to raise an … Continue reading

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