Category Archives: Absurdities

Literary Free Store

“When the shadow of the sash appeared on the curtains it was between seven and eight o’clock and then I was in time again, hearing the watch. It was Grandfather’s and when Father gave it to me he said, Quentin, … Continue reading

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Chomolungma 2017

What’s going on and why doesn’t it stop? That’s what concerns me. How can Ueli Steck be dead? Not right. I remember Ueli. I patted him on the head when he was two years old. Today, what you don’t do … Continue reading

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The Last Book Review

In case you missed it this is the last book I reviewed for the Vancouver Sun newspaper. ┬áThe review also appeared in certain other papers owned by “Postmedia Network Incorporated”. The “books” pages in the Sun are being shut down … Continue reading

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