Category: Books

Maiden Voyage book review

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For some reason, today my eyes fell upon a “like new” copy of Maiden Voyage by Tania Aebi. It has somehow avoided the awful fates ….

Poem from Jamaica

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Continuing to check out poets of the Caribbean… This one’s by Mervyn Eustace Morris, a poet and professor emeritus at the University of the West ….

Poem from Guadalupe

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Lately, I’ve been reading poets of the Caribbean. Here’s one I like: Islands This is the low housein which my race has grown.Twisting and lifting, ….

Paul Barra, Man of Mystery

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Meet author Paul Barra, writing pal and frequent visitor to Pineapple Hill’s famous second floor porch overlooking the bottom field and woods beyond. We get ….

Sax Player for Bruce Springsteen

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I finished reading Big Man, the real life and tall tales book about Clarence Clemons, the larger-than- life sax player for Bruce Springsteen and the ….