Tag Archives: Julian Barnes

The “senior” athlete: finding a new equilibrium

In my last post, I wrote about my “accelerating physical decline,” and how difficult it is to come to terms with that. Also, I raised the question of how my public identity has been tied for so long to my … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Sense of an Ending (with a personal reaction)

Update, August 6, 2018: You can listen to Eleanor Wachtel (of CBC’s Writers and Company) interview Julian Barnes in 2011 here. The Sense of an Ending, by Julian Barnes In The Sense of an Ending, Julian Barnes has written with an … Continue reading

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