Monthly Archives: October 2011

On Thinking Of Daisy at Zazie, Whilst Landlocked In Tennessee

Once upon a time, I had a conversation with Daisy, in the garden at San Francisco’s Zazie restaurant, which I doubt she remembers (wine). Daisy is a fellow writer and literary denizen of Cole Valley with a penchant for football culture. … Continue reading

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NaNo Loco: Authors, Get Your Book On!

It’s real. It’s happening. National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) 2011. NaNoWriMo is billed as “30 days and nights of literary abandon,” where writers challenge themselves to write a complete novel, from beginning to end, in thirty days. If you are … Continue reading

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The Empire Writes Back

I recently came upon a website which is an ancillary part of the Occupy Wall Street movement: We are the 1 percent. We stand with the 99 percent. I spent some time on the site and I am sensing a … Continue reading

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