Monthly Archives: November 2012

church. with springsteen and ghosts.

Die-hard fans of Bruce Springsteen and the E-Street Band have always known that the live shows were about desire, spirit, and the desire for spirit. In other words, church. Atheist friends will probably want to stop right reading here because I’m about to go unabashedly Holy Ghost on your asses and I’m gonna want an […]

open letter to my fellow heterosexual caucasians

Dear Other Pale Straight People: Let me begin by reassuring you that I get it. It sucks to watch society revolve away from the familiar shapes and sights that have defined our realities since infancy. The world we are born into is the world that we believe is real in the metaphysical sense. Watching our […]

assorted thoughts on birthdays, elections, and the spirit-cleansing dignity of quitting a crappy job

Usually I sit down to blog with a single topic in mind. This morning, after waking to the terrific news that my fellow Amur’cuns are more sane than I dared hope, to my daughter’s birthday, and to a freshly restored can-do attitude, I have a cluster of thoughts instead of a thesis. ***************** Nineteen-eighty-four was […]