‘T’is the season to see movies

I'm not Gene Siskel, Roger Ebert, or  Joyce Kulhawik, and I don't pretend to be.  But this is a heavy season for movie going, with the industry trying to distribute its best in anticipation of the next round of Oscars.  My husband, sister and I have joined the legions of those willing to suspend video renting, plunk …

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Escape from politics into books

News that a huge (4’ deep and 190’ long) sinkhole has opened up under the I-90 Big Dig Tunnel seems to be a metaphor for how our political leaders continue letting us down. Summer hasn’t provided much respite either. That August is well underway, with kids returning from camp and the nighttime chirping of crickets …

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