Category Archives: Literature

“No Foundation. All The Way Down The Line.”

(Excerpts from The Time Of Your Life © 1939 by William Saroyan. Excerpts used with permission of the Trustees of Leland Stanford Junior University.)   This is not an attempt to critique a stageplay or its writer, but to consider … Continue reading

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Examining Invictus

Invictus by William Ernest Henley Out of the night that covers me, Black as the Pit from pole to pole, I thank whatever gods may be For my unconquerable soul. In the fell clutch of circumstance I have not winced … Continue reading

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English Literature And The Bible

In my first semester of college I was plunged into a deep and chilling pool of scholastic endeavor.  It was called English 1A, First Year Reading And Comprehension.  It was the Fall of 1963 at San Diego State.  I was … Continue reading

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