A Snapshot of Our Times – USA 2017

I've lived in the US, and specifically in Texas, for eight or so years now. I have learned one important lesson: it's the people who make the place...although I'm still unclear about how much the place in turn makes the people. I am, after all, not a philosopher. So, living here this long after 30-odd … Continue reading A Snapshot of Our Times – USA 2017

The 10 Stages of a New Yorker Subscription

I am going to better myself and my whole family! I will spend hours reading old stories in the newly available online vault. The first magazine arrives - I read it cover to cover, pass it around, and we discuss the issues over dinner. 5 issues in, we're skipping the poems. 10 issues in, we're … Continue reading The 10 Stages of a New Yorker Subscription