Literature

Rogue Learning: Harry Flashman

A concept that I subtly interweave throughout this website is the idea that we are all “standing on the shoulders of giants”—in other words, that nobody is a perfect font of […]

The Coup by John Updike

In his life, John Updike was considered to be one of, if not the, premier American novelists of the 20th century-his Rabbit Angstrom books are still considered to be one […]

The Iron Heel by Jack London

I come to you today to discuss Jack London’s The Iron Heel. Jack London was and still is considered one of America’s premier authors and a fascinating character to study in […]

The Kama Sutra by Vatsyayana

The Kama Sutra by Vatsyayana is one of those books that greatly fits Mark Twain’s definition of a literary classic: A book that everybody wants to have read, but nobody […]