Lafayette in the Somewhat United States, Or; A Look At Our Beginnings Without All That Rockets Red Glare Tripe

If you listen to virtually any podcast, you’ve heard promotions for Audible’s audiobook subscription service. Getting all the audio entertainment I need from my various podcasts (for free, I might add), I’ve never been tempted to subscribe. Until! During a recent¬†introduction to his excellent Revolutions podcast, Mike Duncan recommended Sarah Vowell’s Lafayette in the Somewhat […]

The Peculiar Case of the Electric Constable: A True Tale of Passion, Poison, and Pursuit

Reason number 187 why we made the right choice on Grandma’s assisted living community is the library.¬†Every time I’m there, I spot a handful of titles intriguing enough for me to download samples onto my Kindle right then and there. The latest is a strange, true story I probably never would have picked up, if […]