A Very Brief Conversation with Son

Self decides to give son a call, just to see how his gig as security detail for the California Mid-State Fair is going.

He picks up after a number of rings.

“Say, didn’t Journey perform the other night?” self inquires.

Son confirms that this is indeed the case.

“That’s the group with the Filipino singer,” self says.

Again, son Read the rest of this entry »

A Writer and Her Books


Stella K took these pictures. Did self ever tell dear blog readers how moving she finds Stella’s photographs? There is such directness and yet ambiguity in them (much like most of the writing self admires). Check out Read the rest of this entry »

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