I love that clown, don't you? When I think of my friend, Elaine, I think about her smile. Well, really, her grin. She's a humor writer and looks at everything through that lens. Like a clown. Only better. And so when I look at her, I note her cute grin and how upbeat she is. And also how she always . . .
If you're a friend of mine and especially a man, the next time I see you I would just love for you to do this. Just sayin'. I'll let you imagine me laughing. Laughing yet? Things have been way too serious these past months, so I thought it might be fun to take a laughter break. A little . . .
"How do you stay so upbeat and happy?" a friend asked the other day after she and I shared a laugh. "You're the happiest person I know!" Well, here's the truth. I've always been this way, pretty much. I see the hilarity in most situations and have never had a significant depression except after my . . .