November 20, 2018 by Julia
What do you do with the restlessness in your belly? Our culture is confusing when it comes to alcohol. We …
July 3, 2018 by Julia
Happy 4th of July, and all that, blah blah blah. I had no idea until this year that Canada Day …
June 15, 2018 by Julia
Like many people, my husband and I were stunned by Anthony Bourdain’s suicide last week. We’ve been watching his shows …
June 6, 2018 by Julia
We, as human beings, tend to get worked up. This isn’t necessarily a bad thing; I like humanity’s passion. But, …
April 4, 2018 by Julia
I’m not so different than the selfie-posting-people, is what I’m reminding myself. In fact, they may have certain things figured out better than I do, because they don’t have any shame about saying to the world: here I am, take it or leave it. I may be vain, I may be brave, I may be bored or needy. I may be longing for a little reassurance.
March 7, 2018 by Julia
I can’t write much about gun control right now because the anger goes straight to my head, like one …
February 6, 2018 by Julia
Could we, as a society, live without Q-tips? Probably, yes. Could we live without alcohol? Yes. Do we want to, though? No. Do we want to live without Q-tips? No, but I’m guessing we wouldn’t have quite the uproar that we did with the Prohibition.