Things I’m Verbing: Conflict resolution, radical self-sufficiency in Detroit and reel big emojis

The internet mysteriously went kaput at my apartment yesterday, which put a hamper on my plans to get this out the door before heading into Manhattan to hang out with my brother and his family. As over-networked, overstimulated and spread-thin millennials (or something), we’re supposed to crave the kind of night I wound up havingContinue reading “Things I’m Verbing: Conflict resolution, radical self-sufficiency in Detroit and reel big emojis”

Things I’m Verbing: Selkie singers, one-page novels and $1M worth of eels

The news is loud and horrible, everyone is stressed out and “Noise Is a Drug and New York Is Full of Addicts,” from Nautilus, pretty much says it all. As I type this, I hear my next-door neighbor’s incessant addiction to reggaeton loud and clear through my paper-thin walls; later this afternoon will come the Mr.Continue reading “Things I’m Verbing: Selkie singers, one-page novels and $1M worth of eels”