GlennsBookNotes1

These in-depth, thought-provoking, and often funny posts are the brainchild of The Book Barn's very own Glenn. He never fails to make a great recommendation, useful warning or entertaining suggestion!

#193: LIGHTING OUT.

#193: LIGHTING OUT. It’s what I think of as the Huck Finn motif. In its contemporary form, the world at large expects you to take a job...

#192: IMAGINING SHAKESPEARE'S LAST YEARS.

#192: IMAGINING SHAKESPEARE’S LAST YEARS . Our historic sense of the life of Shakespeare is occluded not only by the vast gaps in the...

#191: THE POOL OF SILOAM.

#191: THE POOL OF SILOAM. In the ninth chapter of the Gospel of John, Jesus, encountering a blind man, spits on the ground and presses...