Category Archives: A good read

Language and Losing God

While traveling in May I had a book situated in my bedside stand for some time that I finally got around to.  Don’t Sleep, There Are Snakes by Daniel L. Everett is one part sociology text, one part linguistics text, … Continue reading

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Quiet Paris, Quiet London

I’ll confess that I’d be happy to avoid big cities when traveling.  Smaller towns to me so often feel more humane, easily manageable and connected to the people of the community.  With that said listening to a Rick Steve’s Program … Continue reading

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Pages Recently Turned

Wanted to give you a shout here about a fiction novel I recently finished that I would recommend: The History of Love by Nicole Krauss  A very nice, gentle read.  Although the book’s title personally would steer me away (a … Continue reading

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Brothers K

My friend Darren swears he never recommended to me any of David James Duncan books, but if he didn’t I must of hallucinated it years ago.  We were in their basement in early 2000’s.  He said “You really should read … Continue reading

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