The Sanctuary of Illness

Sanctuary Reviews:

At Digital Journal

(January 30 2014)

"Inspiring memoir

on the social impact

of a heart attack"


At TriQuarterly

 "Heart Trouble"


At Brevity:

"Thomas Larson's Heart & Soul."


KaliReads Review


Rain Taxi Review


Foreword Magazine Review


"Collateral Damage."

Q&A w/ Richard Gilbert



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Sanctuary Resources

"My Vegan Heart" Everyday Health.

Hundreds of comments pro/con Veganism.


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"Chat With Women." KXIY Radio February 4, 2014.


A Book Every American Should Read

Michael Cobble, M.D.


Modern Loss: How To Write Your Story

Jessica Handler, November 2013


One Nation, Under the Weather

Lauren Slater, Salon 2000


The Writing Cure

Melanie Thernstrom,

NYT 04.18.2004.


Books on Single Pieces of Music Print E-mail

1) Greil Marcus Like a Rolling Stone: Bob Dylan at the Crossroads

2) David Margolick Strange Fruit

3) Stuart Stott We Shall Overcome

4) Harvey Sachs The Ninth: Beethoven and the World in 1824

5) Dave Marsh Louie Louie: The History and Mythology of the World's Most Famous Rock 'n Roll Song

6) Cecil Brown Stagolee Shot Billy

7) Rebecca Rischin For the End of Time: The Story of the Messiaen Quartet

8) Eric Siblin The Cello Suites: J. S. Bach, Pablo Casals, and the Search for a Baroque Masterpiece