Book Review: Mountain Madness

Book Review: Mountain Madness

Mountain Madness by Clinton Crockett Peters. Mountain Madness is a collection of essays detailing the author’s hiking treks in both Japan, during his tenure as a twenty-something English teacher, and in the United States during his time as an outdoor guide.  His...
Book Review:  Homeland and Other Stories

Book Review: Homeland and Other Stories

Barbara Kingsolver’s Homeland and Other Stories is, like her other works, a masterpiece.  This collection of twelve short stories chronicles the lives of very ordinary people that Kingsolver somehow manages to make incredibly interesting.  I was particularly struck by...