Category Archives: John Barrymore

Wives of Errol Flynn

Yes, I’ve heard. Even at rest on a green hill overlooking Hollywood, I know my wives and final girlfriend are now gone, and as I remember them I sometimes wish news reports and video images, from a world I was ready to leave, would stop bombarding me. That’s a terrible clip of me entering the […]

Also posted in Arnella Flynn, Beverly Aadland, Errol Flynn, Gregory Peck, Humphrey Bogart, Jack Warner, Lili Damita, Ronald Reagan, Warner Brothers

I Am MacArthur

I am General MacArthur. This is my book. This is my destiny. I am born in the barracks at the sound of reveille, and I am bred to lead intrepid men in great wars. My father is exceptionally handsome and brilliant, through less so than I, and rises to be one of the highest ranking […]

Also posted in Alexander the Great, Asia, Australia, China, Dean Acheson, Douglas MacArthur, Dwight Eisenhower, Franklin Roosevelt, Harry Truman, Japan, Korea, Korean War, Napoleon, Nuclear Weapons, Pearl Harbor, Philippines, Short Stories - GTC, The Bold Investor, West Point, World War I, World War II