Patrick T Reardon | Writer, Essayist, Poet, Chicago Historian
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."
Essay: Lincoln’s violent death and his legacy
Book review: “Strong Boy: The Life and Time of John L. Sullivan, America’s First Sports Hero” by Christopher Klein
Book review: “The Gates of Paradise: Lorenzo Ghiberti’s Renaissance Masterpiece,” edited by Gary M. Radke
Book review: “The Photographer and the President: Abraham Lincoln, Alexander Gardner & the Images That Made a Presidency” by Richard S. Lowry
Book review: “Elvis Presley” by Bobbie Ann Mason
Book review: “The Hot Kid” by Elmore Leonard
Book review: “Americans” by the National Portrait Gallery, with a forward by John Updike
Vance Bourjaily is back “in print”
Book review: “Believer: My Forty Years in Politics” by David Axelrod
Book review: “Lawrence in Arabia: War, Deceit, Imperial Folly and the Making of the Modern Middle East” by Scott Anderson
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