Tag Archives: Nathaniel Hawthorne

Nathaniel Hawthorne – Born on the 4th of July

While Americans celebrate the day with parades, picnics, and fireworks for Independence Day, July 4th also marks the birthday of a colonial author best known for the classics The Scarlet Letter and The House of the Seven Gables. In 1852, … Continue reading

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Never Say Die – and Lastingness

Susan Jacoby likes to explode myths and tell it like it is, but Never Say Die – the Myth and Marketing of the New Old Age may be more reality than readers want; it is easier to believe that sixty … Continue reading

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