Audio Commentaries

For the past fifteen years, I’ve written—and read—commentaries for the Boston NPR station, WBUR, on topics ranging from seasonal migrations of animals and people to hair care products.  Here’s a sampling.

Higher Learning, February 20, 2003
Getting that third PhD based on life experience.

Migration, December 24, 1996
Stuck in Thanksgiving traffic and watching birds fly south.

Seeing the One You, Love October 30, 1996
An unexpected meeting prompts a reflection on marriage.

On Vanity, September 24, 1996
Time, thinning hair, and kakooy-nut oil.

The Lens of Memory, December 15, 1995
To videotape—or not to videotape: that is the question.