Saturday, July 25, 2009

Nancy Placed Pencil to Paper to Fashion An Image

The Case of The Harvard Professor and The Policeman who followed standard procedure, yet offended a man by standing in a position of power and declaring to said man in said man's home, that he must sublimate himself to authority.

An opinion from an equatorial region

Monday, July 06, 2009

Fair dinkum

From National Geographic, July, 2009: Garrison Keillor, Farming is about work and about there being a Right Way and a Wrong Way to do it. (emphasis his)

I like his writing. Just stories of folks, the words moving along just so, when without pretense, a truism appears. The truth doesn't stand out, not bold, new, or 99 percent fat-free; it's just there. An appealing bit of humanity for the reader to admire as he passes by.