Someone once told me the one thread that runs through them all is a premium on personal courage - not… (read more)
There were exceptions, a couple of families that just plain didn't want to even think about it, although forty years… (read more)
You have to study the people and the ones that measure up are not always the ones you expect.
Brilliantly lit from stem to stern, she looked like a sagging birthday cake.
Events alone rarely provide much guide to the future.
I look for something that is highly unusual, involving ordinary people caught in extraordinary situations.
I never earned a dollar that was not somehow through writing.
It would be nice to say the rich people, the fancy people, all behaved like bastards and the poor slobs… (read more)