Articles and Essays

PCR’s Television Wish List for 2017

PCR’s Television Wish List for 2017

Ten television wishes I have for the upcoming year

Spiritual Darkness: A Tribute to Leonard Cohen

Spiritual Darkness: A Tribute to Leonard Cohen

Leonard Cohen’s music is filled with the endless quest to find meaning in the darkness of existence.

Tonight We Are All Cubs Fans

Tonight We Are All Cubs Fans

I confess to being uninterested in most sports. Actually, “contemptuous” would be a more accurate word. I crave narrative, not competition, when it comes to entertainment. My mother is the true sports fan in the family, and she’s always supported the White Sox. So, due to her influence, I am nominally a White Sox fan (even though […]

A Few Words About Shelley Fabares, by Bill Wolfe

A Few Words About Shelley Fabares, by Bill Wolfe

An examination of the nearly-60-year career of Shelley Fabares.