Earlier today I left my apartment and stopped short at the elevator. For a minute, I was transported to childhood, back to the apartment my grandmother lived in when I was small. I could see and smell it as clearly as I could then. And I haven’t set foot in that place in 30 years […]
This is Felix! Felix is from Helsinki! Felix is the adorable son of my old friend, the writer/broadcast journalist/stunning babe Katja Pantzar. Felix is in Estonia! I hope Felix’s parents didn’t let him read Cracked. It has bad words in it. But I’m glad to see him with it. Aren’t you?
Hey! I was talking to myself. No one reading this could possibly be stupid. (And really, what an unfortunate word. I mean, I occasionally use it to refer to myself, or even sometimes in the context of describing a ‘creative’ meal I’ve thrown together when the cupboards are bare and I don’t feel like hauling […]
It all started in winter of 2016, when my great-niece Abigail Leslie was having a gander at her parents’ copy of Cracked. I stole this picture from her parents, and posted it on my Author Facebook page (www.facebook.com/barbra.leslie/). I let it be known that I would love to see other babies holding Cracked. Or […]
Soon to be a major motion picture starring Jennifer Lawrence! No, it’s not. But I’m working on it. And if anybody knows Jen, tell her to call me? Thanks.