Valentine’s Day

An acquaintance of mine has over 900 friends on Facebook. 900 friends?  I don’t think so. But perhaps I differ with Facebook on the definition of a friend, for a friend is somebody we trust and are fond of, someone… [more]

Ladies and Gentlemen

As I had been asked to review A Gentleman in Moscow, the best seller by Amor Towles, I had the pleasure of a required second reading. The first time I read the book, I finished in three days, and not… [more]