Posts in category "art and history"

Are You the Stranger?

Are You the Stranger?
Most of us feel like we want to belong somewhere. Sometimes we spend a good deal of our time and effort to make sure that we are part of that somewhere, only to find out that, when it is all said and done, we are a stranger. When I was in high school ( and... Read more »

Gone, Gay and Forgotten -- The Fate of Richard Halliburton

Gone, Gay and Forgotten -- The Fate of Richard Halliburton
It takes awhile for the history books to be written, and when you review them some characters are pushed to the front of the memory of culture, and some are forgotten. Richard Halliburton, adventurer, lecturer and writer, ┬áis one of those forgotten men, though in his heyday –the 1920’s and 1930’s– he was at least... Read more »