Tag: Scandinavia

Jul 09

Chronicle from the Old Folks’ Home — Part 13

In Brief— A look at one of the departments and the old folks who live in this area of the warehouse. [Written in February 2017.] ————————————————————————————————————————————————– Old Folks “R” Us— Like everybody, we’re all different…except we’re older. We may be getting grayer and more wrinkled in a comfortable warehouse instead of grousing and giving sage …

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Apr 26

One of the Most Powerful Books Written

In Brief—A review of Åsne Seierstad’s powerfully written book “One of Us.” Read it and weep. I did. ——————————————————————————————————————— Death and Destruction— “One of Us” is the most powerful book I’ve ever read. Written by the talented Norwegian journalist Åsne Seierstad, it’s the harrowing chronicle of the life and horrific deed of Anders Breivik who …

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