Anxiety Attacks!

I used to think I’d reach a point in life when I’d have no more surprises, especially on the emotional health front.  Yet lately I’ve been experiencing something new, strange, and a bit disturbing.  It happens on rare occasion and takes me by surprise.  I think...

Why I like Gene Wilder

Gene Wilder, Woody Allen, Ben Stiller—they’re so good at playing anxious shlameels.  I often identify with their characters.  After all, we live in an anxious world; I see it in the eyes of most people I meet.  Anxiety is not all bad.  We can be anxious to...