No News (About Jian Ghomeshi) Is Good News

Everyone this morning is in a whirl over Jian Ghomeshi; I received all the basic gists about all the latest developments.  It’s a wide world out here, Team; apparently, there are still humans who are surprised that a media celebrity other than Jimmy Stewart is – surprise! – a totally uncool unhip mean person.  I …

Patterns: Beating sheets

I was asked recently (by a novelist) “how do you do a beat sheet”? It gets easier the more you do, though there’s no science to it; people  certainly disagree on them.  I put a lot of time and energy into unravelling THE DARK KNIGHT, which I found mystifying; I’ve read other versions that I …