A "New York Times "article once stated that the art of the essay as delivered by [Sam] Pickering is the art of the front porch ramble. As Pickering himself puts it, Well, I have gotten considerably older, and humor has come to mean more and more to me. And if I m on the front porch, I am in a rocking chair. "All My Days Are Saturdays" offers fifteen new pieces in which he ponders a world that has changed and, in new ways, still delights him. This collection features Pickering writing about teaching and his recent retirement ...

All My Days Are Saturdays 2014, University of Missouri Press, Columbia

ISBN-13: 9780826220288

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