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HEROES, ROLE MODELS AND THE SILLY FAMOUS…

November 26th, 2017

When I was in middle school I read a lot of young adult biographies. There was a whole section produced by the same publisher in the school library and I think I read most, if not all of them. I remember Thomas Edison, Booker T. Washington, Nellie Bly, Meriwether Lewis, William Clark, Marie Curie and […]

I HAVE EMBARKED ON A STOIC WALKABOUT…

November 25th, 2017

I received a birthday present from Oliver Burkeman this year: an introduction to How To Be A Stoic: Using Ancient Philosophy To Live A Modern Life by Massimo Picliucci. In his weekly column Consumed by anxiety? Give it a day or two for the Guardian, Burkeman wrote: The next time you’re consumed by anxiety—which, given […]

MY ELECTRONIC CHAPBOOK…

June 15th, 2006

This is a page in transition. You can read all of my chapbook entries in the old forum format which I am in the process of converting to the Word Press page format. So far I have transferred, as well as added: Art of Fiction, The in the Paris Review Art Of Writing, The by […]