Don't Gut Our Library!

February 8,2012
Like many communities across the United States, my town, Englewood, New Jersey, is currently considering deep cuts (approximately 26 percent) to the budget for our public library. Here's the body of an e-mail I wrote yesterday to remind the mayor and my councilman of the library's importance to our community: I

Disaster Averted

August 24,2011
Here's the totebag and its contents, after the ordeal. On Sunday, August 21, tired and frazzled after a bumpy plane ride from Dallas and dreading a drive home in the pouring rain, I inadvertently left a totebag containing my iPad, GPS, and ALL the research for my next book somewhere between