The Reluctant Assassin — Latinesque

Etienne D'Abattoir -- Latinesque

The Reluctant Assassin: Reviews and Reflections — Après nous, le déluge. 

Louis XV’s lover, Madame de Pompadour, said it best and most romantically.  And who could blame her, after all she did for architecture, the…

Reluctant Assassin to Dispatches, 1 September 2019 [on Best American Poetry]

Dear Dispatches— This proverb spouting, twangy-phrase dropping master of sly lamentation has got me madder'n a naked beekeeper's daughter at the…

The Reluctant Assassin: Reviews and Reflections — The Barista

  Not long ago, I read a report, one of those meant to invoke alarm and despair, about the decline of the liberal arts in American…