The Library Book by Susan Orlean

The Library Book by Susan Orlean

The Library Book by Susan Orlean What does a book mean to you?  For some, it is their best friend. For others it is a threat to their perceived power base. Johannes Gutenberg was a skilled craftsman, a goldsmith, and, also an aspiring entrepreneur.  In 1438, he...
Followers of Lightning

Followers of Lightning

Followers of Lightning On the “second New Year’s day” in 2018, before the fires in the Kloof, Richard, (Hicks Art Gallery), Charles and I, walked to the waterfalls. Aside from sharing coffee and egg mayonnaise sandwiches, as one does when embarking on such adventures,...