Previously in this series: Please accept my application to become a bog body. Not so much land and money that I have to start carrying a sword and go to war with the Burgundians, or worry about politicking within a great monastic order, or spend half the year holding the…
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The Rifleman’s Creed (“This is my dishwasher. There are many like it, but this one is mine. My dishwasher is my best friend. It is my life. I must…
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Recently my dear friend Elizabeth sent me a copy of Cooking With Columbo: Suppers with the Shambling Sleuth; my dear friend Elizabeth is rapidly…
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I don’t like to complain, but it wasn’t until I moved to the East Coast that I finally understood why people so often talked about the short shelf life…
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After that, he will get behind the camera to direct Jill Clayburgh and Susan Sarandon in “A Coupla White Chicks Sitting Around Talking.”
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Three years ago today I had a very strange conversation with my brother, and my life today is very different because of it. I had occasion to think of…
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A diagram of a family tree (real or fictional equally good) Description of an invented game with concealed rules Fictional epigraphs (regular epigraphs…
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One of the most poignant things I’ve ever heard about Oscar Wilde came from a lecture my wife Grace gave a few years back about her first book, Quaint…
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