May 24, 2013
After this week of such horrible loss and devastation in Oklahoma, it’s hard to think about what to write that doesn’t sound trivial. When faced with catastrophe at this level, nature seems more terrifying and destructive than life-giving. But the determination and sense of community shown by those in Moore and its surrounding areas is [...] Read More →
May 20, 2013
I’ve just read, almost back to back, two terrific new novels: THE RIVER OF NO RETURN by Bee Ridgway and LIFE AFTER LIFE by Kate Atkinson. Each novel is intelligent, crafty, and plays with time in a manner that liberates the narrative from strict chronology
May 19, 2013
I’m on Mykonos. Yay. The Kardashians were here when I arrived. Boo. They left. Yay. Michael Jordan arrived. Yay. Okay, I’ll stop now while the “Yays” have it.