When I was busy failing high school my friend Dave and I would spend our free time searching out the worst movies we could find. There were ...
Have you heard of minimalism? It's a"new" movement to describe an old behavior of limiting the amount of "stuff" you...
Well it's N day here at Wildpokerman so I thought I'd speak a little about a skill that I've been working on and studying. I'...
Sunday, December 20, 2009
Me Talk Pretty One Day
This one I had heard about when it was first published. It was one that was on the front page of Amazon for about a year and even spent some time on my wishlist. I did like it but I don't think it was an experience I would call memorable or revelatory. Maybe you shouldn't read three Sedaris books in a row. Reading 50 Sedaris essays in a row was like eating egg rolls as a meal. It tasted good but I'm not so sure that I've been filled up. I imagine that when someone writes short stories or essays they expect them to be taken in small bites.