“Writers are a little below clowns and a little above trained seals.” John Steinbeck
The Devil’s Football – H.L. Mencken remembered.
Speak of the Devil – Richard Hawke
Persepolis – Marjane Satrapi
Veronica – Mary Gaitskill
World as Laboratory: Experiments With Mice, Mazes, and Men by Rebecca Lemov
Uncentering the Earth: Copernicus and The Revolutions of the Heavenly Spheres – William T. Vollmann
Sacred Places of Goddess: 108 Destinations – Karen Tate
Hokum: An Anthology of African-American Humor – Paul Beatty ed.
Richard and Linda Guillis shot these guys.
along several beaches just north of San Simeon, CA. the beaches were fenced off from people.
we stayed up upon the bluff.
there were hundreds of people and some Park Rangers. one said the pups were one to two weeks old.
TJbible has some seal lion images up.
what’ll they think of net? a Literary Salon for kids
WOD: Link rot : the process by which links on a website gradually become irrelevant or broken as time goes on, because websites that they link to disappear, change their content or redirect to new locations.
bank toaster: John Updike poetry download
deadhorses: James Frey gave the Hollywood folks a hard time cause they wanted to play fast and loose with the stuff in his book. Now it looks like the jokes on him. How much schradenfreude can you get off on before it becomes sadism?