Daily Archives: August 29, 2018

Bullies You Will Have With You Always

Earlier today my twitter feed exploded with hand-wringing and outrage about the death of a fourth grader who had come out as gay and after four days of bullying committed suicide.  Predictably, a great many people bemoaned the fact that … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Global Soul

The Global Soul:  Jetlag, Shopping Malls, And The Search For Home, by Pico Iyer The more I read from Pico Iyer, the less I like him as an author.  This book helps explain why.  The author and I are rarely … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Man Within My Head

The Man Within My Head, by Pico Iyer I must admit I likely would not have read this book or any book by Pico Iyer were it not for a recommendation I had received from a friend (and former instructor, … Continue reading

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