Blog: “PUMP DON’T WORK”
Bob Dylan, "Tangled Up in Blue"
"And every one of them words rang true and glowed like burning coal, pouring off of every page, like it was written in my soul."
Book review: “The Satanic Verses” by Salman Rushdie
Book review: “Everest 1953” by Nick Conefrey
Chicago history: Seven Chicago Books by Non-Chicago Authors
Chicago history: The ten best books about Chicago — and a clunker
Poem: Blessed, a poem for a pandemic
Book review: “The Jungle” by Upton Sinclair, adapted and illustrated by Kristina Gehrmann, translated by Ivanka Hahnenberger
Book review: “Leonardo’s Incessant Last Supper” by Leo Steinberg
Essay: Lighting a candle of sweet kindness
Essay: Haircuts, prison, love and sheltering in place
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