Tag Archives: Ben Macintyre

Impeachment hearings are all about non-fictional and fictional storytelling

A few months ago I first heard someone on TV talk about “the server in the Ukraine.” It was a Republican congressman talking, and he was behaving in a way I’ve now come to realize is the delivery system for … Continue reading

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Part 2. Triple Cross: an eerie encounter with Russian spies

Somewhere in the middle of my tandem read and re-read of A Spy Among Friends and Tinker Tailor, I began to smell odors emitting from our immediate Russian spy situation in the United States. Which often reads more like fiction … Continue reading

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Part 1. Triple Cross: an eerie encounter with Russian spies.

I’m not sure what’s wrong (or right) with me lately but over the past few years I find I am re-reading beloved books rather than loving or even liking new ones. I’m an addict of mysteries/thrillers/police procedurals, so have been … Continue reading

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