Victor Lana has published numerous stories and articles in literary magazines and online, including his favorite haunt here at Blogcritics. His books A Death in Prague (2002),Move (2003), and The Savage Quiet September Sun: A Collection of 9/11 Stories are available at online bookstores. His new novel, Like a Passing Shadow is now available.
Victor Lana is a native of New York City, where he has studied acting, writing, and literature. He received a doctorate in English from St. John's University, New York, and has taught at every level in education. Please check out his blog.
If the female “dinner whore” does exist, she surely has a counterpart in the male “dinner pimp,” who no doubt believes that he is paying for more than dinner on a date.
How many times have we heard about “the beautiful people” who are to be found in Hollywood?
It’s almost one week into the new year, and I can honestly say that I haven’t broken one resolution because I haven’t made any.
I wasn’t planning to write anything about Lindsay Lohan today (or any other day for that matter)
It is New Year's Day, and many people are just waking up (but some will probably sleep until it gets dark outside) with hangovers.
Okay, 2005 is almost history. I have taken a few moments to look back at the year and comment on things that happened.
I swear to this day I saw him, swinging his legs out our window.
The show is about a little boy trying to find the meaning of Christmas, and in the end it actually helps other little boys (and girls) do exactly that.
Because of the deck stacked against him, even when George is completely free in this alternate life, he cannot escape.
New Yorkers depend on mass transit; the buses and subways are the life blood of the city.