Things that are on my mind lately:
1. John Updike. He’s such a great and visceral writer that definitely influenced my writing, not necessarily style but in the way I approach my own craft. He will be missed tenderly. 2. Coffee. I’m always drinking it. 3. Going on a trip; somewhere, anywhere. I wanderlust & I need inspiration asap. 4. These two short stories I’m working on. I go between thinking they are...
A woman is more beautiful than the world in which I live; and so I close my...– Paul Eluard (my love).
The Double-Bed Dream Gallows
Driving through hot brushy country the late autumn, I saw a hawk crucified on a barbed-wire fence. I guess as a kind of advertisement to other hawks, saying from the pages of a leading women’s magazine, “She’s beautiful, but burn all the maps to your body. I’m not here of my own choosing.” - Richard Brautigan
link: Google Earth published 14 gigapixels of El... →
This looks amazing. I love being an art nerd.
Andy Warhol interviewing Steven Spielberg. Andy’s so great - I have always liked the way he talks and phrases things. This reminds me of From A to B and Back Again: The Philosophy of Andy Warhol. Also known as amazing in book form.