Dr. Dog and Picasso for Nivea

Looking at my skimpy July posts and realizing we're nearly into September, I find myself uttering what must be the rallying cry heard throughout the blogosphere: "Where'd all the time go?" As per usual, I defer to the witty lyricism of Dr. Dog.  Sadly my time was not passed in a nostalgic reverie.  Rather, I … Continue reading Dr. Dog and Picasso for Nivea

She’s Gone to Capri, and She’s Not Coming Back

Does anyone remember that cigarette ad? In my head I always read it as, "She's gone to Delray Beach, Flah-rida, and she's not coming back," on account of the fact that my best friend's grandmother, who, incidentally, smoked incessantly, lived in the Capri retirement village in lovely Delray, FL.  Anyhow, that's neither here nor there. … Continue reading She’s Gone to Capri, and She’s Not Coming Back