A Writer Defends Science

Wednesday, December 20, 2017

This is a literary website and normally I write about whatever bookish topic has been selected for the week. This week, however, with the blessing of the four other writers for the site, I’m scuttling the piece I had written on staying motivated to write during the dreary days of winter. I’m going rogue. This week I’m writing about censorship. The reason: I sat down the other day, pulled out…

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When Deb Elise Thinks About Freedom…

She thinks about George Michael, of course!!! Specifically, she thinks about the fact that dear George has not one but TWO songs called Freedom, one on Wham!’s Make It Big, and one on his solo Listen Without Prejudice Volume One. While the second Freedom (technically called Freedom ’90, to distinguish it from its ancestor) is a superior song, I love them both, and hereby present them as the perfect way…

Monday, July 4, 2011
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Deb Eleanor Really Meant to…

There was a fascinating book review recently in The New Yorker about The Thief of Time, a book of essays on procrastination.  I read the article, but have put off buying the book.  Surprise.  The article points out some ways in which procrastination can benefit us,  which made me feel a little better about my habits of putting off ’til tomorrow what I could easily do today, but mostly it…

Tuesday, November 16, 2010
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