The Back Room

With respect to Socrates, my unexamined life is not worth living. The front room is the face we show everyone but we hide our true self in the back room.

Forcing the Fit

More ideas about my possible novel come to me when I’m not writing.  Especially at work.  Walking the stairs, walking the halls of the SNF skilled nursing facility, seeing a … Continue reading

October 14, 2014 · Leave a comment

Everyday I feel closer to writing my novel

Every day I feel closer to writing my novel.  Sure, I’ve been toying with essays, much inspired by Sedaris, Rakoff, Als… but writing about myself is less appealing these days. … Continue reading

October 13, 2014 · Leave a comment

Good vs. Art

On the diving board, looking down… Before we begin, it will be helpful to know what is involved.  There are two types of writers, categorized in simplicity.  Look at Me … Continue reading

September 24, 2014 · 2 Comments

  Allow an indulgence or two as I lay a thought out in the midst of a near crash of sleep. I was listening to Ella Fitzgerald sing the songs … Continue reading

August 31, 2014 · Leave a comment

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