A Valentine For A Great Old One

I’m not terribly moved by Valentine’s Day. I’m a hopeless romantic in the right context, but the commercial holiday generally feels pretty hollow and forced to me. Or rather, it did until I found just the right angle from which to approach it. It started as one of those fanciful questions born of woolgathering: What if a sea […]

Doing V-Day Right

“I’m in Love With Something Real” Lightbox This year, why not get your Valentine something they’ll actually like?  Flowers die within days, chocolate goes right to your thighs, and reservations in restaurants leave you shoulder to shoulder with other couples. There’s nothing wrong with hearts and flowers, but you’ve got to do it right. Jan […]