So. Here we are at the raw, tail end of 2018. Even California is bleakly cold . I’ve been laid up in bed with Toddler Flu and, while the Chubs is off at daycare, conquering the world, have been … Continue reading
Is there a better writer for the current political moment than Stephen King? Insert joke about horror stories here—but seriously: one of King’s greatest strengths is his well-drawn observations of a certain kind of American. Open up any of … Continue reading
In this year of madmen and wildfires I gave birth to a beautiful red-haired son. This isn’t a story about motherhood, though. This is a story about being on fire.
Yes, yes. I know. Contradiction in terms. Unless there’s another glitch in the Matrix, Trump will remain the most distinctly un-literary President ever to occupy the White House. Even George W. Bush occasionally dipped into “My Pet Goat.” Trump can … Continue reading