In Memoriam

Note: This is a very personal post and therefore unlike my usual content.  It’s a memorial to my parents, both of whom died a few weeks apart in August.  It’s not a very good memorial because I don’t have much experience in the genre and hope not to gain much more.  It was simply something…

A Word of Explanation

Roughly one month ago, this blog went dark with no advance warning.  On August 15, I posted that the blog was down due to a family emergency. That emergency was a dire one: my mother had been hospitalized due to a serious deterioration in her health.  I flew out to Florida on August 11th to…