David Foster Wallace on postmodernism: a video essay

Saturday, March 11th, 2017

I’ll just say this video is wondrous and lovely, and can be mind-expanding.

Review: Don DeLillo – “Libra”

Wednesday, December 28th, 2016

My review of Don DeLillo’s “Libra”. I give it 3/5.

David Foster Wallace on writers: recommendations and advice

Wednesday, December 7th, 2016

His words on other writers, recommending people like Hustvedt, DeLillo, Pynchon and Updike. Plus some advice to young writers.

“You don’t have time to feel bad”

Tuesday, August 2nd, 2016

When faced with insomnia, write. This is some text I produced last night, unable to sleep.

Anthony Lane: reviewer funny, reviewer remarkably insightful

Sunday, May 29th, 2016

Here’s a bunch of greatly written movie reviews, by the very talented and skillful Anthony Lane.