What electric thing passed through the screen, over the many miles between Memphis and Hong Kong?
The day the coup came, we woke up to a creative destruction.
Maradona can not be measured over a lifetime.
In December 2016, I wrote the following in a google drive document called “What I Want To Achieve In My Writing.” First, I am most concerned with writing something beautiful. That it have the clarity, catchiness, melancholy, humor, rhythm, tenderness and unity of thought that I love in writing, this is what I mean byContinue reading “What I Want To Achieve In My Writing”
The important thing about chess: I never got better. I mostly lose. Badly.
Why should I believe that there is a magic vaccine waiting for us, on the other side of tomorrow?
The fight was not about the fight.
What, precisely, do I own?
Learning is the most marvelous, wondrous thing that the machine you have does, and it is the terrible price that it is extracting from you.
What we can not account for, is the dog.