Month: March 2010

In which Caroline discusses “The Power of Me.”

The other night, I was looking at notebooks in Barnes & Noble when I overheard the following conversation: Dumpy, middle-aged single woman with a swollen, tear-stained face: Excuse me. Can you please direct me to the Self-Improvement section? Sullen, twenty-something-year-old employee: The what? DMASWWASTSF: The Self-Improvement section. Self-help? Improving self-worth? I’m looking for a book called The…

Read more In which Caroline discusses “The Power of Me.”

In which Caroline tells you about the car accident she maybe could’ve died in this morning.

This morning on my way to work, an 100-foot-long electrical cable flew out of the back of the truck in front of my cab and got twisted around the cab’s tires and undercarriage, which made us swerve dangerously, almost spin out, and then stop short in the middle of Madison Avenue.  Do I even have to talk…

Read more In which Caroline tells you about the car accident she maybe could’ve died in this morning.