What I’ve Been Up To

And that is exactly what a bow tie says. Not that you’re powerless, but that you’re impotent. People offer to take you home not because you’re sexy but because you’re sex-less, a neutered cat in need of a good stiff cuddle.

— David Sedaris, When You Are Engulfed in Flames, “Buddy, Can You Spare a Tie?”, 2008, p. 62.

The Bone Clocks by David Mitchell
The Strange Library by Haruki Murakami
Bitter Orange by Marshall Moore
Watch Me: A Memoir by Anjelica Huston
Ready Player One by Ernest Cline
Girl in a Band by Kim Gordon
Let’s Explore Diabetes with Owls by David Sedaris

– Nine Inch Nails
– Ladytron
– Sonic Youth
– Depeche Mode

– I’ve been watching more and more sports recently now that playoff season has arrived. The first round of the NBA playoffs was mostly rubbish, but now they’re getting interesting. I guess I’ll write more about that.
– I watched the original Star Wars movie for the very first time. What a painfully mediocre movie. I don’t quite understand how people lose their shit over this movie. Barbarella was a far better movie.

Here are random pictures of a shoe, a gopher snake and clouds.



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