This is a place

(Some call it a blog)

This is where I'm supposed to tell you something about me. I'll probably also link to twitter because that's something people do.

Sounds from the Loop, 1

Loafing in front of Messhugah Cafe is something of an endurance sport for me. I live just around the corner and pretty much treat it as my living room/kitchen. On...

Greedy Pigs

So I says, that’s just his way. Ever since the debacle in ’49 Robertson’s just been sore. I told him not to put all his eggs in one basket. I...

Excerpt From the Phaedrus

Socrates: I heard, then, that at Naucratis, in Egypt, was one of the ancient gods of that country, the one whose sacred bird is called the ibis, and the name...

But I liked binaries

This is an old-ish, revised work written during my Derridean phase of ‘07 which was something of a philosophical blue period (I was trying to be clever). The Ego, To...

Distracted from Distraction by Distraction

It is a gorgeous afternoon here in St. Louis after a morning of rain and I have found myself in the usual haunt –with a large chunk of unexpected free...