One week during the last campaign I thought maybe we were finally getting somewhere. A series of stories were printed about women who had been sexually harassed, abused, and raped by Donald Trump. These women had found the courage to… [more]

America is Reading

About two years ago I vowed to expand my summer reading list to books that were written after the turn of the century….and by that I meant post-1900, not 2000.  Each summer I would immerse (or re-immerse) myself in Jane… [more]

Yet Another Trinity

How should we define death? This used to be quite straightforward in that when breathing ceased and the heart stopped beating, one was pronounced dead. In movies time and again we see a finger trying to find a pulse or… [more]