The Knowing

I know it and I know I know it. What good is it to know?
—Hayden Carruth,
Loneliness: An Outburst of Hexasyllables

What good does knowing do?
—Jason Isbell,
Traveling Alone

The Year in Music: 2009

Whatever It Was That Made You Love Them in the First Place

Forever Ago: The New Additions

The National

Looking for somewhere to stand and stay,
I leaned on the wall and the wall leaned away.
—The National, Slow Show 

2008 Seems Like Forever Ago

The Right Side of History

The states where I've lived: Wisconsin, Washington, and California. Not great, but not too bad. Also, I was going to point out how bad certain areas of our country look, but I don't want to upset anyone.

The Operation of the Machine

This is what happens now, even in California.


The Mexican American Poetry Movement in Fresno

On 22 October 2011, I'll be participating in a reading/discussion at the Gillis Branch Library in Fresno, California.

John Cameron Mitchell

I see it all around me, but it stops at my skin.

—James, Shortbus 

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