The Ability To Breath is Not Promised

Asthma kills,” said the doctor with a slow, deliberate, steadfast and extremely serious gaze in his eyes that were staring directly into mine. He never blinked. Brandi said she had a sore throat. “Is it asthma?” I asked, like I so often do. “No,” she declared with a large dose…

Mother’s Day is Here

Nope, I’m not going out for brunch or dinner at a favorite restaurant. I’m also going to pass on getting dressed and taking in a theatrical performance. The cast of “Joe Turner’s Come and Gone” playing at the Mark Taper won’t even know I was invited to be there. Mother’s…