We had a blast saving democracy in Brooklyn last weekend. You’re welcome. Here’s my reading, a passage from THE EXPLODING FETE. Read more “Write for Democracy”
Idea to explore: Narrative = manifestation of protagonist psyche, regardless of first, second, or third person.
Over the years, I’ve seen a lot of writing students attempt something narratively that it has never occurred to me to attempt: going to the page and making a calculated effort to take a set of events in a character’s life and depict them in a way that distorts their reality, in hopes of triggering a realization in the reader that the character is not on their rocker. Read more “On Unreliable Narrators”
From time to time, I post to Facebook the cover art or track list of a bootleg I’m listening to. Today, here’s a single track from one of the shows. It’s “I Like It There,” from a Prince show in Seattle in 2013 with his band Third Eye Girl. Read more “I Like It There”