Farewell, 2016, and not a minute too soon.
2016 was a terrible, no good, very bad year. Let’s make it the low point, not the high point.
Well played, my sneaky little friend, but I still beat you in the end.
Let me tell you, I am pleased to see the back end of 2014. It might not have been as bad as some years (2010 and 2011, I am looking at you), but I can’t say it was a barrel of fun, either. The sentiment seems to be generally shared: 2014, we’re over you. We’re […]
‘It was the best of times, it was the worst of times’ — the opening of A Tale of Two Cities often gets cited, but few people go on to discuss the rest of the paragraph. (Oh, the days when one-sentence paragraphs that seemed to go on forever were allowed! I was born into the wrong epoch, […]
This marks the first year in a while that I haven’t been able to engage in my tradition of writing something on the beach to say goodbye to the old year, and hello to the new one, so instead I present you with a juxtaposition that sums up some of the amazing things happening in […]
Here is what I think about 2011, after careful consideration of the good[1. Like joining the teams at Tiger Beatdown, Global Comment, and xoJane, and, uhm, well, something else good must have happened.] and bad things[2. Most of which don’t get discussed here, with a few notable exceptions.] that happened over the course of the […]