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."
The Pelican’s Portrait
Book review: “Five Came Back: A Story of Hollywood and the Second World War” by Mark Harris
Book review: “Chimera” by John Barth
The Last Four Miles: Completing Chicago’s Lakefront Parks
The departure of a feisty think tank
The prayer of writing
Advice for new graduates: Believe. Jump. Leap. Trust.
Book review: The Foundation Trilogy: “Foundation,” “Foundation and Empire,” and “Second Foundation” by Isaac Asimov
My lay-off and the golden age of journalism
Book review: “Raising Steam” by Terry Pratchett
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