Category: Tim Henney

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Miles and Me:

By Tim Henney
Reader Contributor

Charlie “Yardbird” Parker and Dizzy Gillespie blew America’s musical roof off with bebop jazz in the late 1940’s. Softer, conventional jazz—my kind—languished. Their feverish screeching …

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As time goes by:

By Tim Henney
Reader Columnist

One of the major news stories of our time occurred recently and the world’s media barely mentioned it. That is because those who manage the …

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The Great Pretender

By Tim Henney

Reader Humor Contributor

Determination, perseverance, preparation? Nonsense. Knowledge, ambition, experience? A myth. A firm handshake, a shine on your shoes and a smile? Baloney.

Such weary bromides …