On women and Trump

This post is not about Trump’s well-known proclivities for committing sexual assault on women. Those stories are important, and it is beyond tragic that half the nation decided that repeated allegations of sexual assault is not enough of a disqualifying factor from the presidency.

Thanksgiving 2016

2016 has been a rough year — can we all agree on that? Between the passing of David Bowie and Alan Rickman and Prince and Gwen Ifill, to the catastrophic presidential election, to my opening the year with shingles…2016 was just awful. But thank goodness for Thanksgiving.