How Hard Could It Be?

How Hard Could It Be?

How hard could it be to exorcise your own apartment?

I don’t remember first meeting psychic medium Kae Schlisman of Fort Myers, Fla., but apparently I’d given her a tarot card reading at the...

How hard could it be to solve a 100-year-old murder mystery?

It was a dark and stormy night. Naw, it was a hot night, July 10, 1916, when a 36-year-old woman named Henrietta McLeod, originally of...

How hard could it be to pilot a plane?

Two primary issues confront you when you’re on the verge of flying with a friend in her toy plane: 1) how to stop thinking...

How hard could it be to work at the Island’s favorite...

It’s a well-kept secret that’s no secret at all. Vineyarders, men and women alike, love to hunt for treasures at the Thrift Shop on...

How hard could it be to go steady with a horse?

It started with an equine eye. My friend, the amazing photographer Adrianne Ryan, snapped a shot of her horse Oliver's eye, enlarged the photo, and...

How hard could it be to crew on a boat in...

Although it might sound like a blast, I braced myself for an ordeal that only other seasick-prone folks can grok. My friend, journalist, turned...

How hard could it be to ‘work’ at doggy daycare?

For a lifelong freelance writer, it was a dream assignment, out of a career of only a couple of dream assignments — one to...

How hard could it be to get Mother into the ocean?

I saw it as an intervention. My 95-year-old mom had always been an ardent swimmer, starting with the summers of the 1920s when she and...

How hard could it be? To learn to box

Ask any woman of any age what she thinks of boxing and, nine times out of 10, “Eeeeew!” is her initial response, followed by...

How hard could it be to spend Valentine’s Day alone?

Does the lack of a sweetie have to mean the end of the world?