Tag Archives: Cormac McCarthy

Land in Literature

The city has been the setting for most cultural expression. Movies, art, literature, music, and the stage have all flourished in urban environments. This has been true for all of human history. It has also been true that city life has filled the content of these mediums. Pastoral work has had its times, but the city […]

What Makes A Book A Favorite?

With no scientific data to support this idea I believe that most people by the time they’ve finished high school have at least one book they’d call a favorite. Some might have several books and attending college probably increases this. But what makes a book a favorite? Most serious readers probably read 30+ books a […]