I'm about to move away from DC after living here for 10 years; I know that "I'm leaving town" pieces are trendy now, but I wanted to reflect back on the positive ways that living in DC has affected me and enriched my life [though a few do stray from this main topic] via a series of short essays & photoessays on a daily Tumblr. The goal has been to churn through a lot of ideas rather than make something perfect--more NaNoWriMo than Goodbye to All That.
I woke up the other day and realized I'd written, revised, and hidden away (for months, years!) the three greatest literary works of the millennium
. Now, like all good things, they're on Amazon: a collection of weird little stories in the form of a catalogue
; a collection of essays, arguments, repetitions, flimflam, and repetitions
; and what appears
to be a book-length essay about Phish's Fall 1997 tour
. Reviews have been kind (see project link). YOU'RE WELCOME, METAFILTER. [more inside]
Future fantasies/current anxieties. Movie reviews/cultural theory essays on future-themed cinema. [more inside]
A collection of essays, articles, videos, and links on worker cooperatives in (and around) the United States. The library section
was inspired by a mefi comment in a thread on the benefits of cooperatives a while back: i'd believe it, but i need scholarly references. got any
? The map section
seems to be the most popular so far.