These Holy Temples

To the awkward self-loathing boy that later delivered genius satire in bare-assed memoir, David Sedaris, and to the girl with wavering confidence, bad hair, and skinny legs who became the quirky dynamo writer of everything, Nora Ephron: I declare my undying love and devotion. To the man who reveals spiritual awe in arrangements of the most ordinary of […]

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Writing Music

I am writing. Not that long-ago inspired novel that would surely re-define the modern romance, nor that collection of emotionally-fired poems and essays smoldering with regional charm. Or other hyphenated things. I am writing random things: pithy social network posts, lengthy blogposts that can be considered nothing more than musings. Snippets of poems. Snippets of […]

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Another year, another To Do List.

      For two years, quite miraculously, I kept a running goal list of books read from January to December. My goal for 2011, 2012, and 2013 consecutively, was 50 books per year. For ’11 and ’12 I was dutiful in writing up brief reviews, and keeping a running list of items that interested […]

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