Wim Wenders talks about Pope Francis: A Man of His Word

May 21, 2018

A report from Paris

May 12, 2018

Marcia and Jack Schnedler, this blog’s occasional globetrotters, are back in Paris for something like the 30th time since their first visit to the City of Light in 1970. Some Parisian pleasures are forever, like lolling at a sidewalk cafe …


May 9, 2018

“Walker Percy’s Blues” (take two)

April 29, 2018

U2, “Love is Bigger Than Anything In Its Way”

April 27, 2018

The other night in Manhattan

April 25, 2018

Walker Percy’s Blues

April 23, 2018

Used to be a seeker, used to be a dreamer Now I guess I been woke Let in on the cosmic joke I’m trying to fix the things I broke You can be an unbeliever or have faith in the …

“The President Sang Amazing Grace”

March 28, 2018

Joe’s Stone Crab

March 19, 2018

Jack and Marcia Schnedler, our peripatetic contributors, have rarely missed a meal in a half-century of trotting the globe — including all 50 states and the District of Columbia, as well as all seven continents. They even ate lunch at …

Dog Justice

March 18, 2018