Its hard to come up with something interesting to say every nite esp. when it feels like I’m talking to myself. But whatever. This commitment is for myself. ME ME ME GODDAMMIT. Actually the best part of today besides finally getting a chance to clean this dump up, was my weekly turn feeding the cat […]
(One of the ways we know we’re part of the world is that it goes on without us.) The craze of all things vampiric feels like another Romantic revival of the supernatural anti-hero, but what does it really say about this cultural moment? I did a quick Google School report to try and find out. […]
(Wondering if technology will ever be able to surveil our thoughts, data spilling from brains into computers that codify them, I stumble on this Atlantic article suggesting YES, ohmygawd how frightening) My shrink keeps using this term “projective identification” lately so tonight I tried to remember where my attention unconsciously strayed during the day for […]
Just a few things on my mind, hodge-podged here for you to nosh on. First, its my 20th anniversary in NYC, and I’m mulling over how to mark it, because its a milestone. I feel like a real New Yorker now, like I earned my stripes. And I’m living more or less how I once […]
I often rest in the pocket of this song and return to it again and again. I will listen to it repetitively, often crying the first two rounds, until I am lifted, cleansed, released…If you’ve never heard this Townes van Zandt classic (written in 1981), well, prepare for a holy experience. Music is church for […]
I find that this mindset overrides the peculiarities of circumstance and condition, and discourages variant thinking.