Hummdinger’s is Open

It is April and it is upstate and the small patches of melting snow might once again grow into the roads and need to be salted down before Spring begins proper. But today is finally sweatshirt weather, and tees for the brave or macho. Everyone has a dog again; everyone remembers how to ride a bike; the … More Hummdinger’s is Open


Scared of the Dark

It’s the time of night when even dogs sleep quietly and the crickets are louder than the cars. The TV is on mute and the fan spins unstably overhead. I have read every email, liked every Facebook post, nobody wants to chat. It’s the time of night I start to feel very uneasy about being … More Scared of the Dark