Tag Archives: year in review

The Year of the Cat: An Oral History

In January, columnist, writer and candle-wax aficionado Ross Murray announced to the world and his therapist that every one of his 2020 columns would reference a cat or cat-adjacent subject. The world scoffed. His therapist relocated offices. And yet, 52 … Continue reading

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My year, reviewed, outstandingly

January My peace mission to Syria was fraught with complications after my seeing-eye Pomeranian was seized at Customs for violating national thresholds of froufrou-ness. This was followed by further scurrying about and logistical recalibration after I realized I was not … Continue reading

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A year in books and stuff

Forget January. March is the start of my fiscal year. March is my point of renewal, and not just because of spring (come o-o-o-on, spring!). March is when I started writing my weekly newspaper column (10 years ago this month, … Continue reading

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