I don’t have anything to say that hasn’t already been said. This is a strange time in the world.
I apologize, this is actually just a list of the movies (and tv show) that I’ve watched over the last couple weeks, not all of which I actually recommend, but the title was too good to pass up.
While washing beakers in chemistry lab, / I think of Catholic mass, / how the priest, after the congregation / has tasted grace, cleans / the golden cups
Every once in a while, I read or watch something that refuses to leave my head. Even as days pass and I’m going about other things, my thoughts keep circling back to a specific metaphor or bit of cinematography.
Last weekend I attended a book festival in my city, where I got to listen to lots of lovely book talk, figure out how well I could tell a person’s favorite genre from looking at them, and volunteer to staff a table for a local independent press.
There Are No Tombstones for Those Enshrined in Fiction / (they want none)