Categories
Journal

May 15 2020: The Problem of Problematic Celebrities

May 15 2020: I want to say this as concisely as possible, and try not to ramble. The problem of problematic celebrities is not my problem. It doesn’t have to be the new cause that I take up, either to defend them or to get them “cancelled”. I can, if I choose, quietly unfollow them, […]

Categories
Journal Media

And Yet Remain Lonesome

Television is a medium of entertainment which permits millions of people to listen to the same joke at the same time, and yet remain lonesome. T. S. Eliot The fact that I already live largely as a hermit, while beneficial in these times, allows me grater opportunity to pretend everything is normal does not escape […]

Categories
Media Work in Progress

Currently Listening to: Sovietwave

My preference is to write in silence. As I get older I have too many focus issues to have on any sort of background noise. I used to be able to put in a television or stream movies and ignore them. Now they’re distraction. Periodically I will put on music, mostly to cancel out other […]