Daily Archives: January 12, 2019

When I Say Nothing At All

I particularly enjoy it, most of the time, when I am able to convey my feelings without having to say them.  This is even true when the communication is of a particularly trivial matter where it would seem to be … Continue reading

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Book Review: Of Human Bondage

Of Human Bondage, by W. Somerset Maugham It was perhaps inevitable that I would eventually read this book, for at least two reasons.  On the one hand, the book is one that appears often, and has occurred especially often in … Continue reading

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Book Review: Cakes And Ale

Cakes And Ale, by W. Somerset Maugham This is a novel that succeeds in being timeless and relevant by not trying at all to be.  This may seem a bit counterintuitive, if not outright paradoxical, but this novel achieves a … Continue reading

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