The impetus for the experiment was a note from my friend Frank, who will be surprised, I suspect, by this news, mostly because he sent the note more than two years ago, but also because he will be generally surprised (though, I hope, not annoyed) to find himself mentioned here. Frank lives mostly on the … Continue reading The good earth.
Yes, I agree. The world’s gone bonkers. (Also, yes, hi, hello, how are you, lovely day, et cetera). Anyway, since the world's gone bonkers, it's a good day to tell you about my friend David, the ornithologist, retired pilot, former Flying Tiger, Vietnam veteran, staunch liberal and tireless environmentalist who now spends summers in France … Continue reading 50 ways to find the hero in you.