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Love Letter to DFW

Yeah, it was probably inevitable.

Here’s a letter I wrote to my former literary idol David Foster Wallace after imitating him in our Dead Authors reading last month in Corvallis. 9 more words

New Work

Feeling Directly Or With Our Full Attention

For me, at least in retrospect, the really interesting question is why dullness proves to be such a powerful impediment to attention. Why we recoil from the dull. 333 more words

Books

Reimagining Wallace

Blogger Here. Perhaps one of my most enjoyable moments at the ISU conference was presenting my “Reimagining Wallace” slideshow. Over the last few months, I created Lego sculptures based on some of my favorite scenes in Wallace’s stories and essays. 30 more words

David Foster Wallace