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About me

Gender MALE
Industry Publishing
Location United States
Introduction My four decade publishing career has been a continuous post-graduate education. This blog is intended as an on going first hand account, eclectic and opinionated in nature, on a wide range of interests, from business and politics to music, literature and theater, with some family history along the way. The contents of this blog are protected by copyright. You agree that you will not modify, copy, reproduce, sell, or distribute any content in any manner or medium without permission.
Interests publishing, piano, reading, writing, theater, economics and business, photography, boating................., "A human being should be able to change a diaper, plan an invasion, butcher a hog, conn a ship, design a building, write a sonnet, balance accounts, build a wall, set a bone, comfort the dying, take orders, give orders, cooperate, act alone, solve equations, analyze a new problem, pitch manure, program a computer, cook a tasty meal, fight efficiently, die gallantly. Specialization is for insects." – Robert Heinlein
Favorite Music Jazz, Great American Songbook, Broadway Classics, 18th and 19th century Classical Music
Favorite Books Everything by: John Updike, John Cheever, Philip Roth, Anne Tyler, Richard Russo, Richard Ford, Richard Yates, Russell Banks, John Irving, Louis Begley, Anita Shreve. In general, classic contemporary American literature, historical and biographical works, as well as some contemporary UK fiction writers, William Trevor, Ian McEwan and Colm Tóibín