October 10, 2018Taiwanese author and cultural commentator Lung Ying-tai shares the lesson she learned about dismissing the wisdom of older folk when, as a teenager, she summarily dismissed an aged lecturer only learning after he died how much wisdom he had to share.
October 10, 2018Motivational speaker and digital entrepreneur Gary Vaynerchuk a.k.a Gary Vee says we can create anything we want to if we have the passion, the energy, the hustle, and commitment to our vision.
October 9, 2018‘Paris Echo‘ is fairly seriously flawed, but Sebastian Faulks is so fluent a storyteller and so much of his material is so interesting, that I still found myself gripped to the last page.
October 8, 2018'Property' is a strong collection of short stories, and readers who have come to expect great writing from Shriver won’t be disappointed. But those burdened with a social conscience, or those aware of Shriver’s stances outside her fiction, may find that an objective reading requires quite some effort.
October 3, 2018Science fiction author Neal Stephenson and historical novelist Nicole Galland come together to produce an adventure in time travel that also offers a deeper look at the science and philosophy of the concept.