Monthly Archives: September 2011

Death of the Crown Vic

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Death of the Crown Vic   In my family, big cars run deep. Growing up, the key terms were safe, cheap and crazy. With five kids, you had to go … READ MORE

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Guide for the perplexed

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That is, me, I’m perplexed and when I can’t figure something out, I’ll write about it until I get a grip. I don’t exactly make a living as a writer but there is no question I live to write.

On the other hand, I have to confess, dear reader, I kind of hate the whole “writing life” motif. Watching writers skip around extolling themselves as writers (as I had to a few months ago) literally makes me sick. To recover I always whip up a poultice from art, philosophy, performance, fashion, pop culture, the avant-garde, religion. If you suffer from the same, you can’t go wrong with a big ole dose of Beckett. READ MORE

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