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Paul and Q30 Cat Lady, sittin' in a tree--actually, sitting in a Romanian disco.

What Is Love? (Not Just A Haddaway Song)

What is love? (Not just a Haddaway song) I was a serial monogamist addicted to falling in love, and yet I wondered if true love existed. In the last ten years, I’ve fallen for a science geek soccer star, southern historian, avant garde...

Dr. Ross, save my career next. I'll be a classier beard than Stacy Kiebler.

When Someone You Love Gets Sick

My mom might be sick. Why am I calm? My mom called yesterday afternoon in the midst of long, lazy polar vortex snow day spent with Poofy Face, Stinkatron, and Paul, to tell me she’d had her follow-up with a breast cancer specialist...

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“Girls” Gives TV Critics Sandy...

 Why should we watch the dislikable”Girls”? I dragged my body weight in emotional baggage to New York City in the fall 2005, along with two giant suitcases stuffed full of H&M baby-tees. With fresh wounds weeping after a...

Death dark angel

Sassy Pants, Useless Crap, and After-Life

What is important when someone is dying? Family, close friends, physical touch, pain medication, and comfort all move high on the list for someone who is dying. I know this because I’ve spent time at the bedsides of three terminally ill...

40/40 Club calls  this 'Beverage Architecture.'

Q30’s Guide to Healthy-ish Drinking

Does healthy drinking exist? How much can I drink without becoming an alcoholic or peeing in my sleep? Can I still look cool when everyone else is drinking? Q30’s Guide to Healthy-ish Drinking (looking at you 28 and over...