A Rhymer’s Guide to the United States California California’s weather is pretty good. It must be, to entertain the folks in Hollywood; Because they all enjoy a little sun, And always have a lot of fun, The like of which cannot be had When the weather’s really bad. But I [...]
Ah! The misery of harbors and the names they conjure when you are going nowhere.
What was Alexandria? The gem of the ancient world; the Hellenic ideal of scholarship; birthplace of Neo Platonism; home of the scribes of the Septuagint—the Greek translation of the Old Testament; scene of Cleopatra’s demise. Gobbledygook, in other words, to most young westerners. On the Clear Horizon: The Life of the Prophet [...]