Tag Archives: Civil War

Gone With the Wind? If Only!

“This is not a novel to be tossed aside lightly; it should be thrown with great force.” –Dorothy Parker Okay, I’ve had enough. And then some! After a week off the grid, I’m still galloping in my hamster wheel in … Continue reading

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The Möbius Strip-Tease of History

“The belief in the possibility of a short decisive war appears to be one of the most ancient and dangerous of human illusions.” –Robert Lynd “War is a racket. It always has been. It is possibly the oldest, easily the … Continue reading

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