THANK YOU, RUTH

I owe my entire career to Ruth Bader Ginsberg.  Without her dogged determination to ensure women’s equality, I would most likely not have held good-paying jobs in the private sector.  President Richard Nixon’s attitude towards women was typical of the day.  The New...

THE BIG MEDICINE RIPOFF

If you were near my computer as I composed this blog, you would probably have seen smoke coming out of my ears.  I am steamed.  After a trip to the doctor, I stopped by the pharmacy to pick up an antibiotic prescription.  The pharmacist told me it would be $42 with my...

DRIVEN TO DISTRACTION

Everything is driving me to distraction these days. I can’t focus. So, rather than knuckling down on writing my next book, I thought I would surf the internet for some clues to my malaise. And, sure enough, with enough diligence, I found some interesting information....