Category Archives: classics

Home to Ithaca

Quite some time ago, I think when I was in my teens, I remember reading an article in the National Geographic magazine purporting to pinpoint the locations of several of the adventures of Odysseus on his way home from the … Continue reading

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Time and manner of one’s death

In Tim Burton’s movie “Big Fish”, the father, as a young man who recently left home to strike out on his own, is in a dangerous situation. He’s walking through a haunted wood with trees that are trying to kill … Continue reading

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