Category: Howard Zinn

A People’s History of the United States

I have long wanted to read Howard Zinn’s A People’s History of the United States; in fact, I think I’ve owned my copy for at least a decade. Many things kept me from picking it up, from its length to the fact that it’s… Continue Reading “A People’s History of the United States”

A Dark Day, Remembered: 1/27/2010

This particular blog entry has been months in the making. The literary world lost two giants on Wednesday, January 27th 2010. J.D. Salinger I had to stifle a gut-reaction blog entry on J.D. Salinger after first hearing he had died. He was, to me, as… Continue Reading “A Dark Day, Remembered: 1/27/2010”