It is the best of all winter holiday weather, a steady soft snow for hours, not so cold (around 30°), and the world, or at least my corner of it, is perfectly quiet. Dipping back into the serious business of Writing The Book today. Breaking for a late brunch of ‘Costco.’ Panko-breaded shrimp leftover from last night’s ‘dinner’ and Kirkland Irish Cream Liquor. Can only have a tiny bit as I have… Read More

How is it that people slaughter each other instead of getting up and going to work and cooking dinner and seeing a movie and going for a drive and playing with their kids and feeding the dog and reading a book?  Not just in Israel and Palestine of course but they certainly do their share of the slaughtering. The latest hideousness in Jerusalem by deranged killers fed a line of religious crap… Read More