Monday, September 7, 2020

Apocalypse Now


Um, bleak times. Bleak times.

This is might help makes things better.  


 

Wednesday, August 12, 2020

Back To School

 


So here we are. At least it's good for some laughs.


Sunday, August 2, 2020

Put Black Authors On Your Bookshelf


When there was a call to "blackout" the bestseller list, the assignment was easy: look for and buy books by Black authors to read. Here are some of my favorites from the past month:






Chris Fischer Is A Gem



Chris Fischer is a wonderful sense-of-place writer. He also makes a perfect foil for his wife.

Monday, July 20, 2020

Pouch Of Douglas



Hannah Gadsby. So good and so true.

Saturday, June 27, 2020

What Is Owed



Nikole Hannah-Jones offers up a concise and powerful history of systemic racism in America in her New York Times article, What Is Owed. It is masterful and makes a watertight case for reparations. It is time. It has always been time. Let it be time.

Sunday, May 31, 2020

When Fact Is Stranger Than Fiction



A Bolivian pan flute orchestra has been stuck in quarantine on the grounds (600 acres) of a haunted 15th century castle, surrounded by 23 packs of wolves, outside of Berlin for two months. 


A troop of monkeys snatched the blood samples of suspected coronavirus patients at a government hospital in the Meerut district of the north Indian state of Uttar Pradesh.