Far Afield

Some books you read, some books you treasure. Far Afield is one of those rare books that’s both. I was first intrigued by the cover picture. It captures a scene with three Indians – an old man wearing the poor clothes and worn shoes of a goat herder but with a brightly colored turban and a playful look in…

The Morning After Running 5 Miles

It’s the morning after running 5 miles and this is how I feel: tired, hungry and sore. Tired because I didn’t sleep so well last night – for two reasons. I broke my rule and chose to watch an episode of Dateline that investigated a murder and attempted murder. I mean the fact that Dateline…