Jonestown: the final recordings

Tuesday, May 16th, 2017

These recordings are from Jim Jones’ last broadcast, made during the horrendous mass-murder and mass-suicide in Jonestown,

Alan Vega has died

Sunday, July 17th, 2016

Sad to say it. Still, his music lives on. You ought to hear his first band’s first album, if you’ve not already done so.

On suicide

Wednesday, December 4th, 2013

When is it OK to kill yourself? Or to witness somebody who wants to commit suicide?

Review: Karen Green – “Bough Down

Friday, June 28th, 2013

My review of Karen Green’s “Bough Down”, one of the best poetry books that I’ve ever read. I give it 5/5.

Friends, David Farrington, IMAX polar bears and Le Creuset. And The Beatles, Karen Green and David Foster Wallace.

Wednesday, June 19th, 2013

I’ve attended a seminar on criminology where David Farrington spoke, watched polar bears on IMAX, bought some Le Creuset. I’ve also thought some about The Beatles, Karen Green and David Foster Wallace. And oh yeah, fight sexism.