Augustine

The Suicide Prophet

BY BRUCE HILLMAN

When St. Augustine lost his best friend he writes what, up until that time, was the most personally revealing confession of pain and sorrow yet to be recorded in history. Scholars have noted that neither the Greeks nor Egyptians, the Romans or the Persians had ever thought or dared to pen a piece so introspectively graphic and emotional.

The Suicide Prophet

Banjaxed

BY BRUCE HILLMAN

Stephen Fry, the English actor, author and game show host once disparaged the “grammar Nazis” who felt it necessary to enforce all the rules of language...

Banjaxed