Maybe I should have named my blog Potpourri or Pastiche or simply a Savory Stew because I aim to throw a lot of different things into the pot, mostly about reading, writing and art, but many other things, too, because I’ve lived a long time and have a lot of interests. I also will include here thoughts of others I come upon who share my loves. Including those of you who care to share your thoughts and impressions.
posted by Ed Farber on October 13, 2013

There was an article in today’s (Sunday, Oct. 13) St. Louis Post-Dispatch looking back at WWII days when school kids were sent out to collect scrap metal for the war effort. I was one of those kids. I can remember how much fun it was to more