From the other side of death

An excerpt from The Savior of Turk. After I died, I figured I’d possess a clear memory of my whole life, from the day I popped out of my mama’s belly till they put a sheet over my head at the hospital. In eternity, I had in mind that I’d go back and forth over […]

The third reason I’m slightly less stupid than I was a year ago

There is every accounting for taste I didn’t like the latest movie version of Le Miserables, even though it will win 23 Oscars, including “Best Musical Number by an Aussie during a Suicide Plunge.” So sue me. I much preferred the 1978 version with Anthony Perkins. Because it was a TV movie, it wasn’t up […]