Lapham’s Quarterly Winter 2019: Night, Pt. 2 and final

[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, quotes, and images from Lapham's Quarterly Winter 2019: Night, except where noted otherwise.] [New to Lapham's Quarterly? See the standard notes at the end of this review. After 40+ … Continue reading Lapham’s Quarterly Winter 2019: Night, Pt. 2 and final

Lapham’s Quarterly Winter 2019: Night, 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, quotes, and images from Lapham's Quarterly Winter 2019: Night, except where noted otherwise.] [New to Lapham's Quarterly? See the standard notes at the end of this review. After 40+ … Continue reading Lapham’s Quarterly Winter 2019: Night, Pt. 1

Lapham’s Quarterly Fall 2018: Rivalry & Feud

[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, quotes, and images from L.Q. Fall 2018: Rivalry & Feud, except where noted otherwise.] [New to Lapham's Quarterly? See the standard notes at the end of this review. After … Continue reading Lapham’s Quarterly Fall 2018: Rivalry & Feud

Lapham’s Quarterly Summer 2018: Water, pt. 2 and last

[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. Summer 2018: Water, except where noted otherwise] [New to Lapham's Quarterly? See the standard notes at the end of this review. After 40+ LQ reviews … Continue reading Lapham’s Quarterly Summer 2018: Water, pt. 2 and last

Lapham’s Quarterly Summer 2018: Water, 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. Summer 2018: Water, except where noted otherwise] [New to Lapham's Quarterly? See the standard notes at the end of this review. After 40+ LQ reviews … Continue reading Lapham’s Quarterly Summer 2018: Water, pt. 1

Lapham’s Quarterly Fall 2016: Flesh

[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. Fall 2016: Flesh.] In it's nine year, 36 issue history L.Q. has an issue titled EROS (Winter 2009) but not one titled SEX.  How will … Continue reading Lapham’s Quarterly Fall 2016: Flesh

Hamilton has arrived, Pt. II and Last

[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. Hamilton] I said this special issue from Lapham's Quarterly about Alexander Hamilton is going to be good and it is, or was.   I read the issue in the space … Continue reading Hamilton has arrived, Pt. II and Last

Hamilton has arrived, Pt. I

[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. Hamilton and Lewis Lapham's Age of Folly] Alexander Hamilton. The Founding Father. Not the current hip-hop play/musical that has Broadway agog and gaga, though said musical is mentioned in … Continue reading Hamilton has arrived, Pt. I

Lapham’s Quarterly Summer 2016: Luck (Pt. I of several)

[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 2016: Luck.] A review. As luck would have it I received this issue just a day after guessing I would receive it soon. How … Continue reading Lapham’s Quarterly Summer 2016: Luck (Pt. I of several)

Lapham’s Quarterly Spring 2010: Sports & Games, Pt. III of III

[CATEGORIES: Literature, Lapham's Quarterly, Reading, Book Review, Sports] [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. Spring 2010: Sports & Games.] [Banner of rower from L.Q.'s beautiful web page on Sports & Games.] A review concluded. The Further Remarks section … Continue reading Lapham’s Quarterly Spring 2010: Sports & Games, Pt. III of III

Lapham’s Quarterly Spring 2010: Sports & Games, Pt. II of III

[CATEGORIES: Literature, Lapham's Quarterly, Reading, Book Review, Sports] [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. Spring 2010: Sports & Games.] A review continued. Habeas Corpus.   According to Wikipedia and Merriam-Webster this is Medieval Latin meaning literally "You may have the … Continue reading Lapham’s Quarterly Spring 2010: Sports & Games, Pt. II of III

Lapham’s Quarterly Summer 2010: Sports & Games, Pt. I of III

[CATEGORIES: Literature, Lapham's Quarterly, Reading, Book Review, Sports] [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 are all from L.Q. Summer  2010: Sports & Games.] A review. Consider if you will (thank you Rod Serling.)  It is Summer of the year … Continue reading Lapham’s Quarterly Summer 2010: Sports & Games, Pt. I of III

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 Fall 2014: Time

Perception is reality.  (Isn't it?  Sometimes?) Time is a ring.  A year of time is a ring, that is.  It stands vertical as though one were facing it and the year proceeds counter-clockwise (of course), from right to left over the top of the ring, down the left side arc, across the bottom arc, and … Continue reading Lapham’s Quarterly Fall 2014: Time

Lapham’s Quarterly Summer 2014: Youth – preview

[CATEGORIES: Literature, Lapham's Quarterly, Reading, Book Review] [Click HERE or HERE to see my previous posts reviewing or referencing Lapham's Quarterly.] [Some of LQ’s contents are available free.  See Archives on that page for back issues.] My latest issue arrived on time this quarter.  I'm over halfway through Winter 2014: Revolutions and I trust I will be getting to this … Continue reading Lapham’s Quarterly Summer 2014: Youth – preview

Lapham’s Quarterly Spring 2008: About Money, partial review two and last

[CATEGORIES: Literature, Lapham's Quarterly, Reading, Book Review] [Click HERE to see my previous posts reviewing or referencing Lapham's Quarterly.] My reading of this issue continues.  As noted in partial review one About Money is becoming one of my favorite issues of Lapham's Quarterly. "Money, to be sure, of itself is of no use, for its only use is … Continue reading Lapham’s Quarterly Spring 2008: About Money, partial review two and last

Lapham’s Quarterly Spring 2008: About Money, partial review one

[CATEGORIES: Literature, Lapham's Quarterly, Reading, Book Review] [Click HERE to see my previous posts reviewing or referencing Lapham's Quarterly.] Money.  Isn't that what it's all about?  The currency of modern day survival?  I would be hard-pressed post-apocalypse to snare, skin, cook, and eat a rabbit but I have money to buy bread.  Of course post-apoc the money … Continue reading Lapham’s Quarterly Spring 2008: About Money, partial review one

Lapham’s Quarterly Winter 2014: Comedy

[CATEGORIES: Literature, Lapham's Quarterly, Reading, Book Review] [Click HERE to see my previous posts reviewing or referencing Lapham's Quarterly.] Comedy after Death?  (L.Q. Fall 2013: Death.)  I could die laughing. "Comedy's tough!" - Jay Leno, late twentieth-, early twenty-first-century American late-night television host and comedian, for those of you reading this is around 2214.  (Consult your mind … Continue reading Lapham’s Quarterly Winter 2014: Comedy

Lapham’s Quarterly Fall 2013: Death

[CATEGORIES: Literature, Lapham's Quarterly, Reading, Book Review] [Click HERE to see my previous posts reviewing or referencing Lapham's Quarterly.] (Yes, that is Abraham Lincoln but no, that is not a death mask.  According to sources here and here that is a life mask.) DEATH! DEATH BECOMES US! DEATH TO THE INFIDELS!  (That's just about everyone isn't it?) … Continue reading Lapham’s Quarterly Fall 2013: Death

Lapham’s Quarterly Summer 2013: The Sea

[CATEGORIES: Literature, Lapham's Quarterly, Reading, Book Review] [Click HERE to see my previous posts reviewing or referencing Lapham's Quarterly.] I am proud of myself. I have read TWO issues of L.Q. this summer. I read the very first issue published, States of War, reviewed HERE and HERE. I also just finished the current issue, The … Continue reading Lapham’s Quarterly Summer 2013: The Sea