Plant Power

Life is choices. I’ve always wanted to be a vegan. I’ve been a vegan for three months at a stretch, a record I’ve matched and also fallen short of in subsequent stabs. I don’t want to eat animals. Ideally, I don’t want to. But I do. I love milk; I wish I had it more …

IT’S OUR PARTIES; I’LL CRY IF I WANT TO

I hate politics. I ponder quite often trying to write a non-fiction book on the topic. I personally happen to think that the United States is the best overall governance system, on paper; the way the three branches juggle each other is almost as WOW-inducing of a design as the human thumb. It’s as good …

LR103104: Catastrophe Can Be Fun!

This documentary is a disaster, and I really dig it. I’m lost. It’s hopeless. I can’t nail the best midpoint. I don’t know where the Chicago-Toronto references should begin in Set Up and which ones should come in later at Conflict and post-Midpoint etc. It’s a monster I have unleashed into my own house. But …