They say things never really disappear on the internet and I suppose that’s true if you have the patience to search. For instance, here’s a link to my old website’s book page.
Monthly Archives: October 2008
Come do this if you can: Poetry and Truth You’ll be glad you did.
I’d like to do a bit here on language. Primarily on how we have seen it distorted over the last few decades. According to George Lakoff and Geoff Nunberg, the Right has seized the rhetorical high-ground and driven Liberals into … Continue reading
Maybe there’s something wrong with me. I am not enthused about the coming election. I hope Obama wins, but only because I have had enough of the Republicans and their wistful, “wish it were 1952 again” attitudes, and the ideological … Continue reading
Below is a shot from the recently-completed National Book Festival, featuring Yours Truly at the Missouri table in the Pavilion of States. The chaos behind us is typical of the day. Seated is fellow board member Barri Bumgarner and the … Continue reading
I have been remiss. I ought to be posting the things I’m doing publicly here (among other places) and it’s been just crazy enough that I keep forgetting to do this. One of the reasons I need a publicist. But … Continue reading
She is rather insulting to the feminist ideal, isn’t she? That said, look what she’s done so far. She has served as a huge distraction from John McCain. She’s been able to say things McCain now knows would be risky … Continue reading