Daily Archives: August 12, 2017

On The Difference Between A Mirror And A Club

There are few places where the Golden Rule–do unto others as you would have them do unto you–is more honored in the breach than in observance than when it comes to the use of scripture for reproof and correction.  In … Continue reading

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Book Review: Poets Of World War II

Poets Of World War II, edited by Harvey Shapiro I was very disappointed by this read.  I am certainly no stranger to reading about World War II, nor to reading books of poetry [1].  Yet there is a great disconnect … Continue reading

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Book Review: Poets Of The Civil War

Poets Of The Civil War, edited by J.D. McClatchy The Civil War presents the writer or editor of a work such as this with a difficult challenge.  Ever since post-Reconstruction period it has been common to see the blue and … Continue reading

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