Insanity Redux

American writer Rita Mae Brown – self styled Literary Rabble-Rouser is a super-prolific author. Brown has been publicly active and supportive of various human rights campaigns and causes, but I heard about her when a friend told me about the American author who wrote fantastic detective books with her cat as co-author. This is how I came to know the Mrs. Murphy series. The presence of Brown’s cat is evident in each book in the series  – with names like Santa Clawed,  Purrfect Murder, Puss ‘n Cahoots and more, including the cookbook Sneaky Pie’s Cookbook for Mystery Lovers.  Rita Mae Brown is one of the persons (others include, for example, Albert Einstein) credited with the powerful, evocative assertion that “Insanity is doing the same thing over and over again, but expecting different results.”   Continue reading “Insanity Redux”