I have coffee, then get up. (Coffee in bed was part of the marriage proposal.) Nothing is done without coffee. Concentrate. it’s the COFFEE. Hubby always gets breakfast. (yes. I…Continue readingDay of the Writer
The Forgotten Perks of Reading Fiction The Digital Age has heightened the habit of skimming everything we read, Soli Salgado writes at Utne. But, he suggests, we lose something invaluable…Continue readingWhy fiction?
In The Chronicle Review, Corey Robin wrote: ‘Any idiot can survive a crisis,’ my wife said, ‘it’s the day-to-day living that wears you out.’ I looked at her, puzzled. ‘Chekhov,’…Continue readingWho Really Said That?