Monthly Archives: February 2013

Interview on Nightwatch about Octavio Paz winning the Nobel Prize 1990

May I toot my own horn? Thanks to Valerie, I now have an interview on YouTube. It was done in 1990, on the occasion of the Nobel prize in literature to Mexican writer Octavio Paz.  Here it goes: Night … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 3 Comments

Optimism, Happiness, and the Pursuit of … What?

What a wistful mode I am in these days… My daughters keep urging me to be optimistic and happy, bombarding me with posts that show how much better I’d be if I followed their advice: ** “If you don’t like … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments