I wrote this letter to the editor, with specific references to my town. Maybe it's about your town, too.
My monthly contribution to The Writers' Vineyard.
Maybe it comes so closely after Election Day to remind us that there are - or should be - some things that are bigger and more important than political parties and campaigns, power brokers, winners and losers, acceptance and concession speeches. To remind us that in order to enjoy the privilege of self-governance, we also … Continue reading Some thoughts on Veteran’s Day
It's Banned Books Week. As an avid reader of all kinds of books, I find it tremendously disturbing that any one person or group would seek to control what I choose to read. As an author, I would consider it a high compliment if my work sparked an attempt to ban it. That means its … Continue reading Read a banned book today