Generalizations about countries are always questionable… yet as I reflect on my recent tour, the contrast between them seems to boil down to these qualities.
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The heroic in some form is essential to our souls.
Women should not wear veils. A religion that insists on that is as culpable as a man who insists on it.
Notre Dame has always seemed to me a dark, brooding and august female presence presiding over Paris.
I’ve once again chosen my most popular posts of 2018, based on visits, comments, Tweets and Facebook likes.
I have more questions, most of them unanswered, which adds a piquancy to the beautiful aquamarine seas through which we are traveling off the south coast of Cuba.
I feel an affinity with what I can see of Cuban life today and what I know this island had gone through.
Los Angeles is somebody’s kingdom, maybe everybody’s kingdom, but I don’t think it’s mine.
What do we do with the remnants of romance when we have long outgrown it?
Walking back to my hotel through the nighttime madness and splendor of the city, I felt the hope that dancing always brings, the hope of not just enduring despair but leaping over it.