Archive for September, 2011

These ten questions originated in a French TV series, but were made famous in this country by James Lipton’s “Inside the Actor’s Studio” on Bravo. Even after hearing the questions one hundred times, they’re difficult to answer for yourself. Here are my answers: What is your favorite word? Yes What is your least favorite word? […]


I read a lot. I have a goal to read 20 books a year. Mostly, I read non-fiction but recently I’ve been trying to read more fiction than in the past. I realized not too long ago, while I have learned a lot in my non-fiction reading, these books rarely capture my emotional attention. I […]


With the 10th anniversary of 9/11 looming, I’ve been giving a lot of thought to what life was like pre-9/11. Technology so dominates and shapes our lives now, I have been trying to remember what the technological landscape looked like in 2001. So, I did some research. At the start of the decade, about half […]