Footprints and Crossed Paths at Churchill Downs - Around the Oval with Melaina Phipps. Please click on the link above to read the latest post on the Horse Racing Nation blog, Around the Oval.
OK, no guesses on the second lie, so I'll just have to give it up. I'm hoping that some of you will be curious enough to read this great novel and share your thoughts here. In the meantime . . . these were the choices: 1. The main friendship in this novel is between a … Continue reading The Lie, No. 2
Springtime Comes to the Spa - Around the Oval with Melaina Phipps - Horse Racing Nation Please click on the title above to visit my new blog on the HorseRacingNation.com web site. It's my "local color" take on the world of Thoroughbred racing. Enjoy the first post and please leave comments and suggestions if you … Continue reading Springtime Comes to the Spa – Around the Oval with Melaina Phipps – Horse Racing Nation
Warm weather has finally arrived in the Northeast. It's always nice when spring shows up, but it's especially welcome when the mornings at the end of April still carry the possibility of frost, or even a thin layer of morning snow on your car. So now that it's sandal season in Saratoga, my comfort foods … Continue reading The Comfort Food Series, No. 4
It is long overdue, but nonetheless, welcome to the second installment of "Three Truths and a Lie. " Actually, as it turns out that the first installment had two lies in it. It didn't at the time I wrote it, but now it does. Mea culpa. My move to Las Vegas has been cancelled; at … Continue reading Three Truths and a Lie, No. 2