Is Elvis Alive?

Someone please strike me with a shovel and ask me why, oh why do I feel that I must finish reading books after I start

READ MORE »

Cockeyed: a memoir

The subject of my latest book cuts close to home: Cockeyed: a memoir is Ryan Knighton’s own story about his gradual loss of vision by retinitis pigmentosa.

READ MORE »

On a Personal Note

Rita MacNeil is a Canadian singer who is well-known across the country, but might not be a household name in the United States. Her autobiography

READ MORE »

Duran Duran

This latest book review begs the question: Why did I just read that? I am a student of literature, I like to think of myself, pretentiously at times,

READ MORE »

I’m Still Here

Today I finished reading I’m Still Here, the third autobiography by Eartha Kitt, written in 1989. The life stories Kitt describes are as dramatic as the ones

READ MORE »

The Fierce Dispute

I was planning to write this book review yesterday, yet my blasted computer seems to have gotten infected with (I think) Antivirus 2010 again. Pop-ups

READ MORE »

Farewell, Summer

Yesterday I finished the short novel entitled Farewell, Summer, written by Helen Hooven Santmyer. This was her last novel and it was published posthumously in 1988, two years

READ MORE »
Archives