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It’s been quite some time since I’ve posted here. Like many labors, it started with the best of intentions, and somehow — indulge me on the cliche — life got in the way. I’m hoping to rectify that. Writing for … Continue reading
This morning I finished locking up the physical traces of my life. It’s all there, in a 10 x 10 storage unit, among a sea of white metal doors, above a QFC here in Seattle. There’s a reason why I … Continue reading
The news from Boston is heart-breaking. I may have moved away from there years ago, but heart has always remained. To the city of Boston: you resisted, then ejected the British; you broke the back of secession. You are the … Continue reading
So leaving Safeway today, I bought a copy of Real Change from the old black guy that I always talk to — seriously, he’s the sharpest guy in the U District — and he looks up and me and asks: … Continue reading
Since the news broke earlier today of Roger Ebert’s passing, I’ve been reading various reminisces of people touched by his life and work in one way or another. Film critics who first encountered movies through watching his show with Gene … Continue reading