June 7, 2013 Read the full article →
Let’s go to the movies! With summer underway, there’s no shortage of potential blockbusters on the big screen. And that means summer movie names. Familiar names, novel names. Names that we’ll all be talking about. And maybe a few names that will make their way on to birth certificates over the next few years.
June 2, 2013 Read the full article →
I stumbled on this quote in The Mermaid of Brooklyn, a novel by Amy Shearn: Mothers and nannies called to their children – “Cassiopeia!” “Scorcese!” – a chorus of unfortunate displays of creativity. The other day I’d met a toddler named Curly. “Curly what,” I’d said, feeling like my mother. “Just Curly,” the mom had explained […]