The 1955 version Glenn Gould is sitting in my head now, getting through Bach’s music with a dexterity that I did not know that a person could have. I believe that they were written to help a rich man fall asleep. The net is too slow for me to verify this immediately. The workings of Gould’s fingers tangle up my mind. It is appropriate that I write to this — trying to make sense of my own […]
: work in progress.
(from an episode of Rizzoli & Isles) The actor here (the one on the left) is Bruce McGill, who is one of the stars of Rizzoli & Isles, as you know because I just said so. You might be wondering, though, if you’ve seen him before — I mean, besides in Rizzoli & Isles. Here — in Animal House … “Daniel Simpson Day … Has no grade point average.”
Censoring Terry Southern: http://t.co/cqlTJo1btZ pic.twitter.com/ENklH2niqG — The Paris Review (@parisreview) September 23, 2014
We Who Are Your Closest Friends we who are your closest friends feel the time has come to tell you that every Thursday we have been meeting as a group to devise ways to keep you in perpetual uncertainty frustration discontent and torture by neither loving you as much as you want nor cutting you adrift your analyst is in on it plus your boyfriend and your ex-husband and we have pledged to disappoint you […]
Jane Gaskell, Some Summer Lands. Mind you’ve brought along enough hatred today. via rejectamentalist manifesto. — China Miéville’s site