Best Reads, 2015

A few years ago I got tired of forgetting titles and authors, so I started keeping a spreadsheet of every book I read (or listened to). I give everything an off-the-cuff 1 to 10 rating. End of the year…85 titles listed…sort by rating. I can see a few...
Three Things I’ve Been Called

Three Things I’ve Been Called

“Marxist Leninist Duplicisist” Letter to the editor, Pacific Grove Tribune, app. 1971. Responding to my op-ed. Always been proud of this one. “Pagan with Buddhist Pretensions” Camille, app. 1985. We’d only been together a short time. In...

My Summer Vacation

WE WENT DOWN to Mexico to see the eclipse, but we went a week earlier to see the sites. First we went to Mexico City, where we stayed in a hotel on the west side of the Zócalo. We dropped off our bags and headed out for a walk. The Zócalo is a large square surrounded...