Monthly Archives: November 2012
With apologies to James Baldwin for using his 1962 title to caption this post, I’ll share a few comments on a trip that Penelope and I made to the United Kingdom in October. I emphasize both words, united and kingdom, since both contain … Continue reading
Elections Have Consequences…Not Necessarily Obvious Ones
It’s now a few days after the election of 2012 and I’m still searching for something to be optimistic about in the results. As I suggested in recent posts, this was to be an opportunity for a choice about the … Continue reading
Voting for Vengeance?
It’s the day before election day and like, I’m sure, most Americans, I’m exhausted by this presidential campaign…eager for it to be over, almost regardless of who wins the White House. I yearned, throughout, for a more substantive discussion of … Continue reading