Can’t stop watching … not sure what’s going on here
“… stories swim by the millions and most of being a writer is listening and seeing and then madly scribbling.”
—Brian Doyle, 1956-2017
Maybe now people will believe Chick Donohue’s story of how he flew to Vietnam to bring his old friends beer during the Vietnam War.
“American life is based on a reassurance that we like one another but won’t violate one another’s privacies. This makes it a land of small talk. Two people greet each other happily, with friendliness, but might know each other for years before venturing basic questions about each other’s backgrounds.”
A report from the Mackinac Island Stone Skipping Competition.