Category Archives: Gorgeous Piece of Writing

“You’ve Got To Be Carefully Taught”

A night or so ago, I was humming myself to sleep with a medley of songs from Rodgers and Hammerstein’s towering, magnificant musical, South Pacific. So today, instead of putting on a rock-pop-folk CD to get me into writing about … Continue reading

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On this D-Day anniversary, the finest words

are by Roger Cohen in the New York Times. You’ll be moved and justified in what you see and believe. When you’re finished, read the comments to this essay. Each is a personal story about family members, memories and America. … Continue reading

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Eric Ambler hits the [Trump] loan nail on the head

In these dark days of sunny late spring, everything is about our National Nightmare. At least, it seems that way. At night, after finishing my newspapers and getting bored with cop shows on Brit TV, I go to my books … Continue reading

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