All men dream: but not equally. Those who dream by night in the dusty recesses of their minds wake in the day to find that it was vanity: but the […]
The more competent a hypocrite is, the less can his visible behavior be distinguished from the real thing. —Paul Bishop, translator of Molière’s Tartuffe, commenting on the play)
Ruth Bell Graham died ten years ago. I think of her everyday. Here’s what I wrote on her death: One of the great pleasures of my life was knowing and […]
I was named after Stephen, the martyr. So, the future makes me a little nervous.
[Thornton] Wilder taught me that what a writer deals with is the unspoken, what people see or sense in silence. (from Sol Stein in “Stein on Writing”–Chapter One) The other […]