2023 In Books: “City On Fire” by Dan Winslow
This is the first of a trilogy, a fact I stupidly didn’t cotton to before I finished this not-short book in one goddamned night and wanted to immediately start on the second book. Which doesn’t come out until April. Much less the third/concluding volume 😦 Anywho, my idiocy aside… this series is basically Winslow retelling… Continue reading
Man, Fuck The Barenaked Ladies
I dream of writing a takedown this good: Stereogum Guy Eviscerates “One Week” by The Barenaked Ladies The core truth of this piece, which gets at why the late 90’s sucked so goddamned bad for band-based music, is this gem: Then the fucking bowling-shirt guys showed up and ruined the party for everyone. It’s a… Continue reading
Things I Like: Kindle Paperwhite, 5th Gen
I read a lot. Like, a lot a lot. And I try basically every app or device that comes out that purports to make reading easier. Most of them are lying. For a few years now, I’ve been reading mostly on a combo of the Kindle App on my iPad and a 2nd Gen Kindle… Continue reading
Disaffected middle-aged guy who hates what the internet has become and led to and just wants to write on his quiet corner of it that he actually owns himself because WOW was social media a bad idea. I mostly write about books and terrible current events. Sorry.