Wylie’s Song

Wylie Burgess died on December 8, 2021. This is the eulogy I gave at his funeral. For the record, among our core group of friends, I was Wylie’s favorite. ** It turns out that Wylie admired Franklin Delano Roosevelt. I […]

Safe In Kuwait

I’m watching windsurfers carve the Persian Gulf on a bright Sunday afternoon. It’s been a blustery weekend, colder than normal, and there are even waves trying to bite the tidy ankles of the shoreline. The Plume Labs air quality reading […]

Heaven Can Kuwait

I’m moving to Kuwait. I typed that while flying there. It’s a simple flight, like going almost anywhere else. Dulles to Dubai, Dubai to Kuwait. If we weren’t stopping in Dubai for a night, we’d be there in a little […]