A Stroll Through LACMA

A Stroll Through LACMA

A Stroll Through LACMA May 14, 2015 LACMA. An appreciation. (First published May 14, 2015) The Los  Angeles County Museum of Art is free to county residents weekday afternoons, so every few months I schedule my LA visits so I’ll be free to spend a couple of...
Three Things I’ve Been Called

Three Things I’ve Been Called

“Marxist Leninist Duplicisist” Letter to the editor, Pacific Grove Tribune, app. 1971. Responding to my op-ed. Always been proud of this one. “Pagan with Buddhist Pretensions” Camille, app. 1985. We’d only been together a short time. In...
Literature and Exile | The Nation

Literature and Exile | The Nation

“…he didn’t believe in countries and the only borders he respected were the borders of dreams, the misty borders of love and indifference, the borders of courage and fear, the golden borders of ethics.” I love this 2000 talk by Roberto Bolaño....

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