Solar Eclipse

August 21, 2017 Brief but breathtaking The sun and moon aligned just so A solar eclipse that extended across the continental United States Millions along the path of 100% totality, millions more... Read More

Happy 103rd Birthday, Lucy Ozarin!

Lucy Ozarin - one of the first women psychiatrists to serve in the Navy and one of only seven women psychiatrists to serve during World War II - turns 103 today! I had heard all kinds of superlatives... Read More

Mentally Ill in Ancient Rome

In the 1953 romantic comedy, Roman Holiday, Audrey Hepburn and Gregory Peck fall crazy in love with each other and with Rome They take us on a magical escapade from Trevi Fountain to the Mouth of... Read More

Soldier On?

When Senator John McCain's office announced last week that he has brain cancer, politicians on both sides of the aisle cheered him on with battle cries extolling his fighting spirit and hailing his... Read More