Archive for the 'football' tag

Trillion with a T?

It’s always a bit sad to see one of your childhood idols reduced to hucksterism. Yet such appears to be the case with the legendary...
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Striving for Perfection

Given my attraction to tales about how folks cope with nasty twists of fate, I was bowled over to discover this rarest of Korean War...
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Seizing the Narrative

It’s fair to say this has been a momentous week for Willie Gault, the former Chicago Bears wideout who was also a track star of great...
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The Catch

I love this whole approach of picking apart successful yarns to figure out what makes them work. To get myself in the book-writing mindset,...
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After the Peak

During this past week’s procrastinatory idylls, I had a chance to read two very different accounts of how folks deal with the fallout...
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