Thyroid cancer is the fastest upswing in cancers among women. Anyone taking dental x-rays and especially mammograms needs to make sure that the dentist or technician puts one on you. Tell everyone you know.
The Deborah Tall Lyric Essay Book Prize * $2000 prize * book publication * guest reading at HWS We are accepting submissions from June 1 to August 15, 2017. John D’Agata will be the judge. Lyric essay, for us, encompasses cross-genre work and hybrid forms. By book, we mean a single work or group of related pieces. Page […]
CAVEAT LECTOR just published my new short story, NO BANANAS, about an elderly Jewish Vaudeville comic named Pearl Adelberg. I sent it to so many places and most of the editors loved the story but didn’t think their readers would understand the references. It was finally accepted by a young Asian editor. 🙂 http://www.caveat-lector.org/2702/pdf/2702_fiction_shapiro.pdf
I had an electrician in, a guy in his twenties, to replace a dimmer switch. He went out to buy one because he didn’t read what I ordered. (Even sent a picture of what I needed in advance.) Along the way, he lost his company iPad. When he finally finished the job, he left behind […]
http://www.playbill.com/article/broadways-the-little-foxes-opens-april-19 So fortunate to have seen Laura Linnie and Cynthia Nixon in Lillian Hellman‘s Little Foxes, regardless that the young woman in front of me had her hair in a tall topknot and wagged her head the whole play.