Other Good Travel Reading

Current reading:

  1. The Soul of America: The Battle For Our Better Angels – Jon Meacham
  2. Silence of the Girls – Pat Barker’s retelling of the Iliad from a woman’s point of view.
  3. The Mueller Report – enough said.
  4. The Odyssey – Emily Watson’s new translation

Film and TV:

  1. A Star is Born – Bradley Cooper’s updated version with Lady Gaga. Great.
  2. Fosse/Verdon: TV series about dancer/choreographers Bob Fosse and Gwen Verdon
  3. If Beale Street Could Talk – Barry Jenkins’ wrenching film about race
  4. Free Solo – Alex Honnold’s free climb of El Capitan – breathtaking

Favorite blogs and websites:

  1. https://kate-ballbach.squarespace.com/  Seattle friends living in London and exploring Europe with their kids. Truly good writing about everyday living.
  2. http://www.gandt.com/  A Navy/Pan Am colleague who writes excellent aviation fiction and non-fiction
  3. https://alexandradaneblog.wordpress.com/  A blogger/memoirist friend