I can’t talk. That's right—not one word. I know this is a welcome respite to those who must listen to me on a regular basis, but not talking is not my thing. I … [Read more...] about Observing a Day of Silence
Okay, here comes some serious self-horn blowing. Looks like I've become an award-winning author! Here's a letter I received today. Dear Ms. Fricker: I … [Read more...] about Jennie F. McLauthlen Award
As you may have heard, most public schools in Massachusetts chose not to celebrate, or even mention, the word “Halloween” this year. Instead they referred to … [Read more...] about Black and Orange Day—Really?
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Patti Abbate and Tom Foy are the new owners of the South Shore Senior News, a newspaper for a mature audience, whose mission statement is “Helping readers age … [Read more...] about On The Air with WATD Radio FM 95.9
A critically acclaimed dark comedy named Norman came out in theaters last year, and my sister and I went to see it. Richard Gere, the formerly … [Read more...] about Channeling Norman