Off the Page

WSKG's bi-weekly interview & call-in program with local authors from Binghamton, Ithaca, Elmira and surrounding areas served by WSKG Public Radio. Off the Page is hosted by Bill Jaker.

A soldier's life is a queer life to be sure.  In no other place will a man find such intense bitterness mixed with such exquisite sweetness as here.  See for instance the poor, tired footsore soldier, forgetting all his pains of the great day, and even a smile of gladness on his...
The economy is improving -- surely too slowly for some, but conditions are looking better and opportunities are on the increase.  Business leaders may start planning for expansion, workers can see reasons to sharpen their skills, entrepreneurs and investors are stimulating new enterprises,...
I've been diagnosed with Parkinson's disease. You know, I don't much like seeing those words in type.  But that's my status.  I have a progressive, degenerative disease, one that's incurable. Parkinson's will share my body and shape my life for the rest of my...