Of Equality Of Opinion

Of Equality Of Opinion

How I do wish we could just say to that type: "You know, please don't read my books, because they are too difficult for you..."

“I just didn’t want to be alive any more”

“I just didn’t want to be alive any more”

Nothing in that "interview" with the duchess was more upsetting, I felt, really, than her stating she had wished not to live any longer.

“Biden For America”

“Biden For America”

There is no reasonable doubt whatsoever that U.S. voters want Joe Biden to become president, and from today he shall be for four years...

The January 6th Insurrection

The January 6th Insurrection

He summoned up a mob to invade the Capitol in looking somehow to disrupt the final congressional certification of the November 3 election of his successor.

The Land Of The Overpoliced

The Land Of The Overpoliced

"I have to tell you, sir, you are in violation of the 'Freedom To Walk Ordinance.' You crossed there with your dog and today is a Tuesday. Is your dog tagged, by the way?"

This Inspirational Region

This Inspirational Region

It was a pleasant week in upstate New York's Catskill Mountains, just outside of Windham. We did some necessary work inside of the house. We are returning to England on Saturday, so we are now with my father, visiting him at his house in northeast Pennsylvania.

I figured it was a good time for another blog post.

New York Travel “Shorts”

New York Travel “Shorts”

Hello from the Catskill Mountains in upstate New York. We made it...

That Questioner’s Horse He Rode In On

That Questioner’s Horse He Rode In On

If you have had experiences such as my family has had (and yours may have had too), you learn that there are those times that nothing can be done by others to stop self-destruction.

A “Relation Spéciale”?

A “Relation Spéciale”?

It is no secret that this US president evokes wildly negative feelings in many. [Full disclosure: I did not vote for him.]

“1789” And All That

“1789” And All That

The past is in many ways increasingly alien and distant to our "norms" - assisted in that distancing by media and social media encouraging our "presentism"...

You Get The Chaotic Picture

You Get The Chaotic Picture

The poster you follow and admire today may not even be there tomorrow; he or she could just delete everything and disappear.

Should We Blame Paris?

Should We Blame Paris?

One suspects many of us are drawn to the caring and romance represented in the art of such photos...

The Winter Of Life

The Winter Of Life

People do die of broken hearts, the counselor added...

Because “Lisa” Wasn’t Interested In Him

Because “Lisa” Wasn’t Interested In Him

Dad: "You know how girls get pregnant, right?"

“If you want to test a man’s character…”

“If you want to test a man’s character…”

Much is being revealed now about the predatory sexual behaviors over the years of a famous and extraordinarily powerful film producer...