Funny

Make us laugh — note that this category encompasses traditional comedy (happy ending) as well as dark humor, dry wit, general silliness.

  • Let Spoiled Dogs Thrive By Bonnie Long Word on the street is our sweet 16-pound, black-and-tan terrier-mix is spoiled. Outwardly, my responses to this aspersion vary, depending on who happens to be casting the stone. If I value my relationship with the friend or neighbor, I smile tolerantly – with teeth on edge — and change the subject. Sometimes I ...
  • The Disappearing Act by Albert Bouffard
  • How to Frighten the Young by Jenni Gainsborough (essay)