What do you look for in a guy?

OK, I’d passed the fearsome 40 mark and was still single. I had quasi-given-up-hope, and quasi-pulled-out-all-the-stops-to-meet-men. Part of me kept reminding myself that Katherine Hepburn lived a full, long and happy life as a single woman, and part of me … Continue reading



I’ve never been one of those girls with a million girlfriends. I am much more of a one-on-one kind of person, and usually have a very precious few super close friends and another somewhat larger group of friends and a … Continue reading


A gift from my Father

We were huddled next to a locked car in the parking lot of the Chicago Art Museum (or maybe it was the Chicago Museum of Science and Industry) in the frigid afternoon while the wind howled around us and the … Continue reading