woke up at 3:30 am, drove, flew at 9, sat in denver for a long time. Long enough to get drunk midday at brewery and make a friend. Finally got to Dallas, thought things were going to get going. Thought I’d get a nap. Plane delayed, went to Mexican restaurant, consumed the equivalent of 5 avocados, chugged a very large margarita. Connection in London will be missed, so new flight booked...
Congress hereby declares that the right to life guaranteed by the Constitution...– The Life at Conception Act, an amendment introduced by Sen. Rand Paul • Gumming up the works of an otherwise non-controversial bill about flood insurance. The amendment to the bill also “ensure[s] equal protection for right to life of each born and preborn human person.” Senate Majority Leader Harry...
thinking about drugsdrugs
you know the corny ads that try to convince you of your imminent social/physical death when/if you ever use? how is that, over personal testimony, what ad execs thought would be most effective? and anyway, i find it interesting to know, if someone chooses to abstain from specific drugs (weed, tobacco, the harder stuff, all of the above) what their logic is. I’m not trying to say that in...
showered at my brother's house
Didn’t have any soap with me or any deodorant, so i snuck his. I smell amazing. How do dudes get any work done? I just keep catching whiffs of delicious mountain spring of strength over here.
And then my harddrive crashed.
Which kind of sucked for my work life, social life, and hobbies. Which probably means I should learn to be more active away from the web?
the kids are all right
like, i’m not saying i didn’t enjoy the movie, ‘cause I did, really, but…all the storylines about the kids are unresolved, while the parents’ storyline is resolved? So the movie isn’t about the kids at all. Because they’re busy being more mature than their parents for some reason.
MODERNISTS VS. POSTMODERNISTS
poetrysince1912: whatshouldwecallpoets: Modernists: Post-Modernists: In a minute there is time For decisions and revisions which a minute will reverse. —T.S. Eliot, Poetry, June 1915
i woke up thirsty on an island in the sea
I woke up hungry with hungry colors surrounding me I hit the soft spot on the soft spot on my head It made me tired so i sung from my bed: I’m ready to die I’m ready to die I’m ready to die I’m ready to die. A sword, a switchblade, any way you cut it I’m not afraid, I know I’m going to get it— Oh, Maker..of such fine products As palm trees, and...
THE SEARCH TERMS OF SLOANE CROSLEY
believermag: Sloane Crosley’s essay about her guest cameo as “herself” on the TV series Gossip Girl appears in our June issue. The following is a list of her most recent internet searches. Ornithology common loon audio Hotel DC closest to the mall Jaguar Crazy People Dudley Moore Einstein’s granddaughter ivy Sad stuff on the street TONY London New York I Love You “No Buts” 250 Mott...