The Park

This is part of a new series of blog posts about the strangers I observe and meet in D.C.¬† It’s the busiest park in the District. Hundreds¬†of birds roost in the towering trees, swooping down to peck at the Bird Feeder’s feet. He’s there every morning with his Washington Post and bag of peanuts he…

The difference between honesty and truth

I’ve always loved the truth- that shining globe of enlightenment that now fills my journalistic days. I pride myself in my adherence to these principles: never telling a lie, getting the facts right, always willing to take the blame when and if I do get it wrong. My lifelong love affair with truth has led…