Monthly Archives: November 2011

A Peaceful Launch and a Cheap Lunch

Last week, I saw some of the folks who were responsible for the constructive activism that began to transform the Point in the 60s. The occasion was the launch of a memoir by ex-Pointer Kathy Dobson: With a Closed Fist: … Continue reading

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Tales from the Crypt

I’ve always been fascinated in a grim way by those 19th century stories of premature burial. Is it true, I wonder, that some worried mourners interred their loved ones with a line running to a bell on the surface, just … Continue reading

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