I retired in August 2004, with two presentations at literature meetings in Liverpool providing a satisfying punctuation, then returned to volunteer for the MoveOn.org effort to change the administration in Washington. The effort worked in Maine but not well enough across the country, and I descended into depression and alienation, the intensity of which startled me. What had happened to my country?
"The Last Page: Being a Liberal,"
Colby Magazine: Vol. 94
, Article 11.
Available at: http://digitalcommons.colby.edu/colbymagazine/vol94/iss4/11