This story, if that’s what it is, the one about treating asthma with home improvement instead of prescription meds, is driving me nuts. Excuse me while I rant.
Stories have shapes, and so far this one is a blob. Continue reading The Writer at Work – !@#$%!
In the beginning there was air, and it was the same everywhere.
Then someone invented shelter, which divided air into two kinds, indoor and outdoor. Walls and roofs kept storms and wildlife out, but kept in smoke from cooking. The first indoor air must have been pretty bad. Continue reading Air, the History
I woke up feeling cold. One December morning, after five days of below-freezing weather, my furnace didn’t wake up.
Since this was the kind of weather that kills old furnaces, my mittened husband made many calls to heating contractors before finding one that could squeeze us in. Continue reading Fahrenheit Asthma