Have I Lived Too Long?

I recently attended a book fair and picked up two novels, one of them was by a British author whose name was unknown to me.  I read the book jacket reviews and was impressed.  Reviewers used such phrases as “fluid, sparkling prose,”, “lifelike characters,” “sophisticated psychological portraits,” “a compelling page turner,” and so on.  As […]


GALAHAD An icon is a representation of a famous person or thing that people admire and see as a symbol of a particular idea, way of life, etc.  Of course, not everyone is attracted to the same icons. Over the decades I have had many icons.  As a youth, I was entranced by Biblical personalities […]