a classic novel and a border wall that is no more

February 2023

on jails and exaggeration's antonym

December 2022

bunker mentality // a best of
darkness in the dark age

November 2022

on a great book and family separations

October 2022

Migrant Buses, Salvadoran Spectacles, Invisible Children

September 2022

Spanish Novelist Javier Marías has died.

July 2022

…and remember they are dust." (more on the dismembered subject line below) The Shock of the Obvious I’ve been writing about borders and migration for…

June 2022

Reading/Writing Update

May 2022

A brief intro to this occasional newsletter...

August 2019

an occasional newsletter with analysis and thoughtful recommendations