Saturday, November 15, 2008


I like this idea. Re-reading some things that have appeared on Ron Silliman's train of knowledge.

Sounds like it resonates with my experience of the last few years. Life post-2003 that is. Yes, there was life after entertainment. can forget. Except that I'm not learning a foreign language currently, for shame.

The term "trickster" is a difficulty, but I am curious about the books.

Wednesday, November 5, 2008


EDIT: well I think this guy's rendition is cool. Whenever I've heard this piece the last 40 seconds are always varied, the pianist's personality seems to emerge at the end for some reason.

Monday, November 3, 2008

this is never finished

Fascinating latest entry in the journal - Eyelight - by Richard Taylor of NZ

subjects covered include: Strindberg, the Maoris, bears, creatures of the sea, the Gettsyburg Address, Ashbery