In which I thank the Duchess of Cambridge

To Her Royal Highness, the Duchess of Cambridge (or, as we all refer to her, Kate): THANK YOU! Signed, Every woman who has ever given birth As we’ve already established on this blog, I’m a raging Royalist. I know it…

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In which I climb a metaphor

Here is how it happens: you wake up one morning and think, today I want to accomplish something. Today, I want to do something hard and a bit impossible for me. Today, I want to climb a mountain. You are…

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In which we do it anyway

Why bother writing a book? Why does any one need another book? The world is full of books. There have been too many books, most of them never should have been published. Everything has been said already. And why does the…

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