Michael Millman

Confessions of a Chest-Wax Survivor

This past summer, at the pool, on the beach, in the gym, a friend or family member would notice that my once hairy chest was suddenly smooth.“Why did you get your chest-waxed?” they’d ask.

My Wife, the Drummer

My wife insists that she is unable to meditate. She is convinced that her mind is not programmed for meditation in the “sit still, watch your breath, calm your mind and achieve enlightenment” sense...