Monthly Archives: January 2015


  Life After Life is a spectacular novel by Kate Atkinson I am reading for the Goodwin Bookies discussion this week. I am not going to review the book here; I want to think about it for a while. The … Continue reading

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Time, Self Magazine, and Seneca

Our time and how we spend it is a popular topic these days. For reasons that aren’t clear, Self Magazine  has started turning up in my mailbox.   I have limited patience for “women’s” magazine, especially ones with names like “Self.” Flipping … Continue reading

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Last Sunday morning, I spent my time writing a draft blog of Ten New Year’s Resolutions. It was intended to be both serious and amusing because (1) I am serious about these things and (2) I think some of them are … Continue reading

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