Below is a collection of my Tilting at Windmills Column from The East Hampton Press and my other articles.

 

The Waiting Game

Photo by a Hockey Puck The hockey pucks sometimes call me “bougie” because we live in a large house in the Hamptons with nice things. A...

Pillow Talk

Photo by Liz Vo on Unsplash After more than half a century of sleeping on my side, I pinched a nerve in my neck. I had to buy a pillow to...

Hitting the Wall

Photo by Miguel A. Amutio on Unsplash We’ve done it! We’ve made it through one year of the covidian lockdown. What should we do to...

Forever in Blue Jeans

Photo by engin akyurton Unsplash. My Calvin Klein, size none-of-your-business, “skinny” jeans were critically injured last week, when a...

Ahhh ... September!

I always get excited when September rolls around. As a kid, going back to school meant new clothes and school supplies. I still remember...

Glamour Girl

We were invited to a friend’s sixtieth birthday party and the dress code was a 60s theme. On the electronic invitation the hosts, my...

Winter Woes

Photo by Joshua Reddekopp for Unsplash Am I the only person who thinks we’ve had more cloudy or rainy days than sunny ones this winter?...

I Hereby Resolve...

Photo by Andrea Davis for Unsplash Here we are two weeks into January, and if you’re anything like me, you’ve given up on your New Year’s...

Caroling, Caroling

On October 25th, before Halloween, Sirius XM switched its Love station to the Hallmark Channel. The satellite radio company swapped adult...

Second Thanksgiving

Every year, a day or two after Thanksgiving, I nearly incinerate my house while making a sweet potato (yam) casserole with marshmallows....

Plumbing 101

The other day, my father came to me and told me his bathroom sink has been leaking “forever.” Until now, I haven’t mentioned my father in...