Tag Archives: Life in General

Postcard from the Road

(from our hotel room in Fort Bragg) Travelling can be stressful at times, so I’m glad Sophia and I decided ahead of time to enjoy ourselves, and to laugh off any bumps in the road. Napa is pretty, but not … Continue reading

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Better Late Than Never

Five months ago, Sophia was in New York working and I was lonely.  To ease my pain, many of you sent me photos of your beds.  Deannie, the writer of “Home is Where the Heart Is” told me that she wanted … Continue reading

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Dixie Martin: R.I.P.

The continuing saga of how Neil met Sophia on the internet has been canceled today for a special bulletin: Dixie Martin, beloved wife of Tad Martin and mother of J.R. Chandler, died today, January 29, 2007, in Pine Valley, after … Continue reading

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I Love John Updike (Not Really About John Updike)

  This week was a milestone for me.  I submitted my Fame post as an op-ed at the Los Angeles Times.  Will they ever actually print it?  Extremely doubtful.  But it was the first time I ever submitted my writing … Continue reading

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To Sleep, Perchance to Blog

  Nothing bugs me more than blogging “experts” pontificating on what a blog should or shouldn’t be about.  Sure, it might help them write a book on blogging or speak at a conference, but what does anyone know more than … Continue reading

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Season Tickets

  So let’s see, the Pet Shop Boys, Vince Gill, and a chamber concert all in one week? Dude, my life is so boring. We’ve done Girl Scouts, Boy Scouts, the Book Fair, and Drama Club this week. Sigh. — … Continue reading

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Even Cowgirls Have to Pee

Vince Gill’s “What the Cowgirls Do” Tonight, Sophia and I attended a concert of country star Vince Gill, which was a little odd, considering neither of us know any of his songs. Bu it was still fun seeing all the … Continue reading

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The Final Chapter of the “Closet Trilogy”

  Narrator:  Tonight on the HGTV, it’s “Design on a Dime!”  Let’s meet today’s couple, Neil Kramer and Sophia Lansky.   Their problem:  limited closet space. Sophia:  There just isn’t enough room to fit all our clothes. Neil:  And all your … Continue reading

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Proposition This!

It’s election time in California again, which means a last minute barrage of commercials and telephone calls, all aimed at confusing the voter. So far, my favorite TV ads are for Tony “The Tiger” Strickland, who is running for California … Continue reading

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Stuff Dudes Don’t Want to Know About Women

For the second day in a row, women complained to me via email about how I objectified Sophia in her photo when she is sick with the flu. The truth is that no man wants to see a girl looking … Continue reading

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