No one commentator can cover everything. Some choose to specialize in one sort of news or development. Others relax and accept their discursive natures. But whatever one chooses to cover, learning to punch hard and strike a vital spot, without exhausting the reader’s patience, is essential. Sadly, it’s a skill I haven’t yet mastered. …
Jul 30 2022
May 25 2022
A Necessary Castigation
I try to follow a great many blogging colleagues. We assist one another in several ways, most notably by drawing one another’s attention to stories not everyone catches at their appearance. For that, I am grateful, as no one media organ reports on every story – and no one has the stamina to read …
Jul 02 2021
Why Go On?
With blogging, that is. Believe it or not, it’s not an autonomic function completely controlled and supervised by my medulla oblongata. I’m asked that question fairly often, including by friends and acquaintances of some intelligence. Of its several varieties, there’s one I find particularly humorous: “Why don’t you just use Facebook like everyone …