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Having sex is like exercising a muscle. (Discussion re: what it takes to still have muscles at the age of forty-five—irrelevant.) If you don't exercise, your muscles disappear. If you don't have sex, well, apparently your…
Guess what? I have a "contrecoup" concussion. This means my brain is all shook up. It happened, just like everything else in my life seems to, by accident last Sunday. I was standing on an embankment opening the car door with my…
I was going to call the Concubine. I meant to do it right away, before I chickened out, or lost focus, or got strep throat courtesy of Roo's germy school classmates. I was going to call her before I remembered that she had once…
Not too long ago I turned on the television and on one of those talk shows that you know you shouldn't watch because they put all these bad ideas into your head ("I'm too fat," "I'm too thin," "I should have a better career," "I…
Here's a question — if you were given the chance to marry the same person that you had married ten, fifteen, twenty-five years ago, would you? Would you be willing to re-live all that shit to end up where you are now? You…