Category Archives: Books

(When I was 58 …)

[An old draft entry that I just checked for errors and then inadvertently published for the very first time.  58 would make this ca. 2013 or so.  So view it as something ‘historical’.] Salvete, qui legunt – I am 58 … Continue reading

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Dancing with Tragedy

Salvete, qui legant – I don’t read much fiction. What fiction I do read is usually something I missed a long time back but want to experience, or further stories by authors I relish. But a while back I came … Continue reading

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“Boy”by Roald Dahl

Salvete – I’m reading Roald Dahl’s memoir of childhood, “Boy”, and it’s kept my attention best lately. It’s quite short, and quite good (mea opinione). It’s especially good because he repeatedly points out the hard and the experiential differences between … Continue reading

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Bloga Nona: De Dorotheae Libro

Salve, quiscumque legens. Nimis numerosi quos legens sunt libri mei.  Horum unus est insolitus: "Magus Mirabilis in Oz".  Hoc opus Anglorum lingua Americana scriptum fuit, ab L. Franc Baum, sed mihi versionem originalem numquam legendum valuit.  Sed recentius, quando sectionem Latinam in … Continue reading

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