Letter From The Editor

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Settling In

There’s something undeniably unsettling about an empty house, a too-spacious office. In my life, I’ve moved close to...

A Moment of Felicity

“Vigorous writing is concise. A sentence should contain no unnecessary words, a paragraph no unnecessary sentences,...

Fantasy Land

Dispatches from an alternate universe … 1) “Any fair examination of President Joe Biden’s policies would conclude...

The Quiet Part …

The week just past brought with it a plethora of news — good, bad, and ugly. First, some good news in the braggin’...

Take Me to the Rio

I crossed the Rio Grande river last week — several times, actually. It wasn’t that difficult. In fact, I could have...

Into the Dumb …

Did you know that the word “gullible” does not appear in any dictionary? It’s true. Look it up. I’ll wait. For those...

The Tweet That Was …

This may seem unlikely to readers of this column who are still clinging to the golf slacks of the former president...

Stop the Steal

In a democracy — or, if you prefer, a republic — the government’s actions are supposed to reflect the will of the...

White Flight

Did you read the online Vanity Fair article about a few Memphis Country Club types who supposedly took a private jet...

Perennials

The rain poured through the downspout near my bedroom window Sunday night. It’s a sound like low soft thunder, and it...