Category Archives: Literature

Mark Twain (part 2 – Quotes)

In the beginning of a change the PATRIOT is a scarce man, and brave, and hated and scorned. When his cause succeeds, the timid join him, for then it costs nothing to be a patriot Suppose you were an idiot. … Continue reading

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Mark Twain (Part 1 – The Man)

Although many writers have graced the landscape of American literature, very few have left the legacy of Mark Twain. In addition to his seminal works (The Adventures of Huck Finn and The Adventures of Tom Sawyer), he was a prolific … Continue reading

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Zappa – a critical look at joe’s garage (part 2)

Joe takes the councilor up on his kindly offer, and meets a girl at a church social named Mary. Things seem to be going well until one night Mary finds herself backstage (and then later traveling on the tour bus) … Continue reading

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Zappa – A Critical Look at ‘Joe’s Garage’ (Part 1)

Joe’s Garage: A Token of His Extreme In studying an author or his works one can often point to a singular piece of work in order to define an artist; or possibly to analyze a given work that has become … Continue reading

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