IN MY HUMBLE OPINION
All I want for Christmas...

Dear Mariah Carey: sorry/not sorry, but this column has nothing to do with you. Now that the boxes have been opened, the gifts unwrapped and the last piece of gaily colored tissue paper has fluttered …

Welcome to the neighborhood: The Winter’s Tale

“Wow, man, is it winter already? Where did the summer go, girl?” I wheezed at the dog. “Much less autumn? I guess the leaves fell off of the trees when I wasn’t looking” …

Peace on Earth

During my interview with Santa last week, he uttered those familiar words and it got me thinking. What? it happens. In a Utopian society, the concept of peace on Earth is a given, but every …

‘A’ is for Adorable

As the Big Eddy Film Festival (BEFF) gears up for its 10th anniversary, I heard through the grapevine that festival director Tina Spangler’s adorable children, Pedro and Lulu, were playing a …

There's no place like home

Actually, that’s not entirely true.  I found that out just last week when I traveled to the Finger Lakes, home of my lost youth. While I was born and raised in Binghamton, NY, I spent the …