Monthly Archives: May 2011

MERCURY AMONG MORTALS

In an age of sham celebrity, it makes it even more difficult for mere mortals like us to imagine what life is like for an authentic superstar, especially one who, like Sammy Wanjiru seemed to have a tendency to run close to the edge in everything he did. Well, he toppled over that edge on […]






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BOSTON REVISITED, OR REVISED?

Well, you certainly find out who your friends or, more particularly, your enemies are when you write what is considered to be a contentious piece. My thanks, nevertheless, to everyone who responded on the tortured subject of Boston as a viable marathon course. But I am particularly taken by the response from a relatively recent […]






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