Tag Archives: America’s Waning Influence

That Slow Fade to Black

Sunday, April 22 – and the June Gloom arrives in Los Angeles a few months early – that all day marine layer of light fog with three or four minutes of watery sunshine breaking through in late afternoon, followed by … Continue reading

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On Dealing with Motiveless Malignancy

It is the very error of the moon, you know. She comes more nearer earth than she was wont and makes men mad – it happens. At least that’s what Othello was saying in Act 5, Scene 2 – he’d … Continue reading

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Here We Go Again

Turtle Bay seems like a nice place – yep, win the lottery and retire there. There’s that little strip of a park on East Forty-Seventh, Dag Hammarskjold Plaza – in his last years Kurt Vonnegut used to sit quietly on … Continue reading

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