Monthly Archives: August 2011

What a Week!

This week has been pretty swell. My Huffington Post blog http://www.huffingtonpost.com/debra-weiner/how-to-recognize-your-fut_b_933090.html garnered over 1,000 comments and 3,701 “likes.” I’m off to Las Vegas for the next ten days for the PAINWeek 2011 national conference. While LV doesn’t hold the same place in … Continue reading

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Distinguishing the Schmuck from the Mensch (Part 1)

The best way to avoid divorce, even before you get married, is to understand the difference between a shmuck and a mensch and how the former can often impersonate the latter and wreak unnecessary havoc in your life. There are … Continue reading

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Avocado

Immune to peer pressure, nothing pushes your ripening cycle. Not the frantic hands of harried housewives, the ticking recipe card, or seasonal demand.   You are worth the wait, for what is more precious than to feel your flesh loosen … Continue reading

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The Film Version

I just had a rather cosmic moment. While perusing the Huffington Post Web site I came across a promo video with Nora Eprhon talking about a new HP feature entitled “Breakovers” which is the product of a break-up catalyzing a … Continue reading

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Der Unbekannte

I never would have known from your dark turtlenecks and ebony car and bat-like exits that you would be the type to tuck me in and fold the laundry without me having to ask. I never would have known from … Continue reading

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Legacies

Legacies “I am basically dark and cynical” he said as he shaved off his beard with a twisted staple, a tuft of cream cheese, an afterthought to soften the scrub.   “I would save my mother before my wife” he … Continue reading

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