I am a jeenyis. I mean, geenuis.      I had always suspected I was a genuis, but it was confirmed when my filmmaker friend Michael Dunaway posted something on Facebook about how it has been statistically proven that women with larger butts are smarter. (And if you haven’t yet seen his film The […]

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Upon Turning 40

 October 2, 2013 It is no coincidence that I began my first book, Living in Yen: How Not to Move to Japan Gracefully, with the sentence, “I celebrated my thirtieth birthday at the NuWay, the best little seedy bar in town.” Today I begin my new blog. Today is my fortieth birthday. It was ten […]

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