Ed’s San Francisco Chronicle review of Thurston Clark’s Ask Not: The Inauguration of John F. Kennedy and the Speech That Changed America

GoLocalProv Editorial, July 20, 2015: Rhode Island Needs To Get Real About Economic Development

GoLocalProv Editorial, October 29, 2018: In Wake of Pittsburgh, “To Bigotry Give No Sanction”

Something That Is Only Slightly About Hemingway

Much Ado About Blurbs

Why We Should Love the Book Banners

Do “Commercial” and “Popular” Automatically Equate with “Inferior” in Literature? I Think Not

Book Review: Kay Redfield Jamison’s Superb Psycho-Biography of Robert Lowell

Every Writer Needs an Editor

Invisible Man: Herman Melville’s Last Years

Of Disagreement, Creative Tension, and Monkeys

In Defense of Writing for “Exposure”

Four Great Twentieth Century Writers on the Fast Track to Oblivion

Of Literary Jealousy and the “Impertinent Prosperity” of Bestselling Authors

On the Economics of Being a Full-Time Author

Remembering Robert Leuci: Hail and Farewell

Sailing, 1975. Photo: Pat Lown.