Should Kazuo Ishiguro have won the 2017 Nobel Prize for Literature?

Should Kazuo Ishiguro have won the 2017 Nobel Prize for Literature?

I’m cynical about a lot of things, but the Nobel Prize for Literature just isn’t one of them.  An award for the best living human being who makes up stories… and people actually take it seriously?  It shouldn’t exist; but…

Book #3: Beauty and death in Guatemala

Book #3: Beauty and death in Guatemala

The day after I arrive in Guatemala, a girl is macheted in the face, just across the street.  A tourist, wandering between villages on Lake Atitlan, she was jumped by a supposedly mentally-ill man waving a machete, and hit –…