After a long career as a chef, Scott Holmes had to have a spinal fusion surgery that spurred his decision to return to school. When Holmes started at UW-Superior, he checked off every requirement of a nontraditional student.
It’s easy to get caught up in the negative, and music creates the kind of escape I need since I’m forbidden to leave my home.
“Calypso,” in its montage of quirky essays, is also possibly David Sedaris’ most emotional collection after “Dress Your Family in Corduroy and Denim” (2004).
I probably won’t see anyone new besides my family and my roommate for at least another month. I want people to stop feeling afraid, and the sooner we can get this beast under reigns, the better.