The French Revolutionaries weren’t content with just changing their government. They wanted to change everything – even how they kept track of time.
Turkeys and Presidential Pardons
Turkeys have long been given as gifts to US presidents. But in recent years, presidents have begun to pardon a live turkey the day before Thanksgiving.
Farewell to a French Apartment
The above collage is a selection of lovely bourgeois buildings in the Musicians quarter of Nice, where we used to live. It is called the
French Class: A Poem
I’ll soon be off to Italy to start studying the Italian language. I know what I have to look forward to because I remember my