Grandpa

I speak to my grandma on the phone pretty often. But not so much my grandpa. If I call and he answers he passes me off to her after a few exchanges between us. I don’t know if he doesn’t like talking on the phone or if he can’t hear well enough or if I’m… Continue reading Grandpa

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A lot of words on the subject of tact. With some thoughts on communication and emotions

I believe that some of the most effective art expresses complex emotions very simply. I write that sentence after listening to “Last Goodbye” by Jeff Buckley and in the wake of a devastating break-up. Break ups can create a complex mixture of emotions in most cases where it’s not amicable and mutual. There’s a feeling… Continue reading A lot of words on the subject of tact. With some thoughts on communication and emotions

How Watchmen writer Alan Moore’s first superhero deconstructionist tale was missing from publication for 20 years

There are surely better articles on this on the web. I wrote it for hubski to see if I could do it in twenty minutes since its a long story and I've been having trouble focusing so it was a personal challenge. You've probably heard of Watchmen, the bleak take on superheroes that's seen as among the… Continue reading How Watchmen writer Alan Moore’s first superhero deconstructionist tale was missing from publication for 20 years