Archive for December 2013

Duck Dynasty, Free Speech, and Mental Illness

Duck Dynasty. For someone who has watched a lot of and will watch reality TV at the drop of a hat, I have no place judging anyone who watches this show. I watched the first season of Tila Tequila’s Shot of Love — and we all know where she’s ended up. I was in for... Read more »

I Can See Clearly Now

This is a piece I read for Tuesday Funk this month. Thanks to Andrew Huff and Bill Shunn for inviting me. I hope you invite me back, and I’ll try to go a little lighter. And to everyone who’s “looking for some new music,” go check out The Avett Brothers*. The whole catalog. You’ll find... Read more »

I Don't Know How To Stay In The Moment, Wait Pet The Kitty, I Wonder How Much Is In My Bank Account

I can’t believe this is what is breaking my hiatus, but here it goes. I guess it’s just because I think I can’t accurately describe my ADD or my faux-daymare-anti-daydreams-oh-my-how-much-time-did-I-just-waste-in-that-alternate-reality things that happen to me. Me. Just now. Getting out of the shower. Preparing to put lotion on in this cruelest of seasons, winter. So... Read more »