Going public

Yesterday I read the opening pages of my book to about 200 students and faculty at my university. I was heartened by the number of… Read More

Old love

Louis Begley had a lovely essay in the New York Times yesterday, on page 5 of the Sunday Review if you’re attached to the hard copy of the Times, called… Read More

My few minutes of fame…

Discovery Channel is doing a program in collaboration with the Kinsey Institute about the sexual habits of Americans. What REALLY goes on in America’s bedrooms?… Read More

Life's secrets

“Do you mind me asking you something?” “No.  Go ahead.” “Do you have sex?” The woman asking me was about 45 years… Read More

Sleeping together

In a bar watching the Giants win a game in the football playoffs, we were sitting at a table opposite a couple who… Read More