What would a burglar think if they broke in and saw this in my kitchen? What kind of awful salad was I making? Lettuce banana bread? What happened to make this person abandon this cockamamie amalgamation of horrid foods? I also wonder what would happen if I left these things out, untouched, forever. I think […]Read more "Well here’s a weird scene…"
I consider myself a reasonably intelligent person. I went to college, I read books, and I understand abstract ideas, at least on a surface level. I’m not a genius certainly, but reasonably intelligent. In spite of this, I’m also quite dumb. I make elementary spelling errors on a daily basis, I would not survive sans […]Read more "Self Deprecation & Introspective Semantics"
Die or DIY. Recent posts with links to albums from Jandek, Sun City Girls, Volcano The Bear, Father Yod, and more. This blog is cosmic.Read more "Great things reside here"
I love this song. I love the Troggs in general, but this song in particular is excellent. It’s repetitive, nasally, and a little pathetic, but hopeful. It embodies outsider love. And I’m not the only one who loves this song, it’s been featured prominently in a number of television shows and movies, and covered beautifully […]Read more "On The Troggs “With A Girl Like You”"
I meant to write this a long time ago. I’ve meant to write this several times, and haven’t had the gusto. I haven’t felt appreciated in Iowa for a long time. I love it there, the people are wonderful and its a great place, but there’s been nothing there for me for quite a while. […]Read more "Goodbye Iowa City"