Don’t Judge a Book By It’s Cover And Other Travel Deceptions

When I first began traveling on a semi-regular basis to academic meetings and conferences, I wore a navy blue blazer or herringbone sport coat, polyester permanent press oxford dress shirt, a pair of pressed slacks, penny loafers or wingtips, and—at times—a necktie.

Maudlin Musings On Farewell To College-Bound Daughter

California.  That place way over there – the one that’s warm, that seems so hip, that does not seem to have any leftover Pilgrims or people who grill with chAHcoal.  I’m sad.