Lifestyle

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Judith Polgar: Queen among the Kings

Judith Polgar: Queen among the Kings

When Vera Menchik dominated women’s chess in the late 1920s and through the ‘30s, she was thought to be almost a type of chess anomaly that could never be repeated.  So strong a player she was that she was invited to and participated in a number of Grandmaster men’s tournaments, scoring respectably.  Her dominance of […]

Hollywood is Moving to China

Hollywood is Moving to China

Something got my attention this week. Filmmaker Martin Scorsese was quoted in the media, causing international headlines. “Cinema is dead,” screamed one headline. I don’t know if was the so-called fake news, or the major press. It was all a blur. First thing is first. What did Martin Scorsese say? “Cinema is gone. The cinema […]

Making Love Last

Making Love Last

Is it a Fairy Tale? While I was doing a signing for one of my books, a woman passed by, picked up my romance novel, and immediately wrinkled her nose. “I don’t read these kinds of books,” she said. “What do you read?” I asked. She slapped the book down on the table as if […]

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