This is a vignette from my newsletter.   “The problem is we’re both grandiose,” you said. It was dusk. We were circling each other like vultures. I told you I was going away for a while, but that I’d bring you back something really good. “I don’t want that,” you […]

Being with you is like fighting a wave

This is a vignette from my newsletter.   “I want to feel the wild charge of your bare skin against mine,” you said. It was late at night and I had been driving for hours through Maryland Virginia North Carolina. We passed a billboard that said, “It’s not a choice, it’s […]

The wild charge

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Nothing makes you feel more productive than seeing all the work you’ve produced in a year in one place, which I did in 2016 on this blog. And am doing again RIGHT NOW. If you make things, write things, draw things, etc., I highly recommend tracking what you’ve done in […]

All of my writing in 2017

Each week or so, I send out a newsletter with provocative or interesting or funny links worth sharing, plus advice and a haiku and usually a short love letter at the end. Below’s a sample. No spam. Unsubscribe whenever you want. Join the party here. There’s Triscuits and everyone is […]

Melissa Etheridge gives good advice

Christ on a pogo stick. Nothing makes you feel more productive than seeing all the work you’ve produced in a year all in one place. I highly recommend keeping track of what you produce in some way, which I was able to do thanks to my newsletter. This year I […]

Holy potatoes! All my writing in 2016

This was adapted from my newsletter, Annagrams, which you should sign up for, so we can send overly personal emails to each other and talk about books and writing and life and probably Bob Ross memes. Enter your email address powered by TinyLetter   Like many people, I’m not terrific […]

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