We Try It: Downsizing

It’s not like we wanted to downsize. It was fun having two stories and a garage, and we never hesitated to invite guests to stay for a weekend. But a downsize was needed, so downsize we did. And it’s actually been kind of nice. We trip over each other, sure, and canine snores are much more […]


My Downsized Uterus

This is a piece I wrote a few days before I had a hysterectomy to treat a prolapsed (meaning it burst through the cervix like an alien baby through a Nostromo crew member) fibroid tumor.   The surgery started at the exact same time as President Obama’s inauguration,  I made the joke during surgery prep that […]