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Entries from October 24th, 2013

A bridge of my own

October 24th, 2013 · Comments Off on A bridge of my own · Nine Bucks a Pound

Some people I used to work with received some bad news about their jobs last week in the form of a severance package. Their jobs disappear Thanksgiving week. So they’ll have a lot to be grateful for while carving up the bird this year. This kind of news always kicks off a few predictable conversations: […]

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What to do when your title is played out?

October 5th, 2013 · Comments Off on What to do when your title is played out? · Branded, Nine Bucks a Pound, Writing

What’s in a name? As I learned earlier this evening while reading to my son, quite a bit, at least as far as Tucker Mouse was concerned. In Harry Kitten and Tucker Mouse, George Selden’s prequel to A Cricket in Times Square, Tucker has to choose a name for himself. He wants to choose something […]

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