Lapham’s Quarterly Winter 2018: States of Mind, review pt. 1

[CATEGORIES: Literature, Lapham's Quarterly, Reading, Book Review] [Click HERE to see my previous posts referencing Lapham's Quarterly.] [Some of LQ’s contents are available free.] [L.Q. cover and images from L.Q. Winter 2018: States of Mind] [New to Lapham's Quarterly? See the standard notes at the end of this review. After 40+ LQ reviews I jump … Continue reading Lapham’s Quarterly Winter 2018: States of Mind, review pt. 1

Lapham’s Quarterly Summer 2017: Fear, pt. II

[CATEGORIES: Literature, Lapham’s Quarterly, Reading, Book Review] [Click HERE to see my previous posts referencing Lapham’s Quarterly.] [Some of LQ’s contents are available free.] [L.Q. cover and art from L.Q. Summer 2017: Fear.] [Click photos to enlarge.] A review, summary, preview; continued. Side quotes are generously scattered through each issue.   In this issue I count … Continue reading Lapham’s Quarterly Summer 2017: Fear, pt. II

Lapham’s Quarterly Winter 2010: Religion

[CATEGORIES: Literature, Lapham's Quarterly, Reading, Book Review, Religion] [Click HERE to see my previous posts referencing Lapham's Quarterly.] [Some of LQ’s contents are available free.] [L.Q. cover, art, and banner all from L.Q. Winter 2010: Religion.] To my surprise I enjoyed this issue, though I wouldn't normally read about religion other than what I'm assaulted … Continue reading Lapham’s Quarterly Winter 2010: Religion

Lapham’s Quarterly Winter 2011: Celebrity

[CATEGORIES: Literature, Lapham's Quarterly, Reading, Book Review, Photography] [Click HERE to see my previous posts referencing Lapham's Quarterly.] [Some of LQ’s contents are available free.] [All snapshots (and they're only that) poorly taken with an iPad2 from this issue of Lapham's Quarterly.  Sorry photo people! Click to zoom.] L.Q. posts are for inquiring minds and … Continue reading Lapham’s Quarterly Winter 2011: Celebrity

The True Believer: Thoughts On The Nature Of Mass Movements by Eric Hoffer, book review

The True Believer: Thoughts On The Nature Of Mass Movements by Eric Hoffer. A great book in my opinion.  I highly recommend it.  Five of five stars for excellent literature.  This is the second time I've read it, the first being three or four years ago.  Though written post-WWII (1951) it is as timely as … Continue reading The True Believer: Thoughts On The Nature Of Mass Movements by Eric Hoffer, book review

Demonic: How the Liberal Mob is Endangering America

...by Ann Coulter. My commentary/review, written in several parts over time.  It's a work in progress I want to share with you now.  I'll add a note here when I've finished reading and commenting. (NOTE: I'M FINISHED NOW!  6/27/11.) [MINIMAL SPOILER ALERT.  Details WILL be discussed briefly, but this is non-fiction.  It's not like I'll be … Continue reading Demonic: How the Liberal Mob is Endangering America