A Few Good Books

A Few Good Books

Periodically, I like to recommend a bunch of books without writing reviews. This post focuses primarily on what I’d call mainstream fiction mixed with women’s fiction, and all of the recommended titles have a romantic element. They’re also...

Thoughts After Midnight

We like to believe that tales of haunting were the product of gullible and overwrought Victorian imaginations, that we are too sensible, too intelligent for such fancies. And it is certainly true that  stories of visitations from the dead have decreased in the...

New Look…

I am trying to get a new look for the blog, so I apologize to anyone who shows up here and finds it mildly (or even majorly) confusing as I sort through the various options. Things will go back to some version of normalcy shortly, I promise. It will be, as they say,...