October 28, 2011

I'm thinking about Baudelaire and drink. I'm thinking about Jim Carroll and junk. I'm thinking about Tristan Tzara and WWI.

Why are you a poet?


October 26, 2011

The problem with most living rooms is that they have a TV in them.


October 13, 2011

Finally made my way to the National Library of China. Spent the better part of a day in a leather arm chair overlooking the rest of the library reading from their foreign journals section.

October 13, 2011

A current events quiz by the Pew Foundation.

October 6, 2011

"You think your country needs you,
but you know it never will."

-- Elvis Costello "Pills and Soap"