Byatt’s Birthday Byatt turns 80 today. I interviewed her some years back after she had finished The Children’s Book, a very long novel, short-listed for the Booker Prize. Set in the decades leading up to […]
City Views There comes in the life of every city an era of unsurpassed greatness.
Whether it's an aligning of the stars or simply a convergence of social
pressures, cultural influences, history, […]
The Simple Life I am trying to simplify my life and am especially ridding myself of extraneous "stuff." Can you help inspire me with a poem?
I empathize with you, Ella, as […]