1. I've been so busy preparing income taxes, I forgot a holiday since I last posted.
2. Death has been unexpectedly hitting middle-age men in our locale: two suicides, heart attacks, strokes. And f***ing cancer (as Sandwhich Life would say) took a lovely local young wife & mother in her 30's, and another who was a hometown celebrity of sorts (1975 Playboy Centerfold). March winds, please blow the black clouds away; our community has had enough sadness this month.
"Death is a very dull, dreary affair, and my advice to you is to have nothing whatsoever to do with it."3. In case you weren't aware of it, Atlas Shrugged is finally being made into a movie - a trilogy actually. Part I opens April 15, 2011. Here's the trailer:
W. Somerset Maugham