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And but so then things happen

I’m engaged in another group reading of Infinite Jest. I said I’d blog about it.

But I haven’t.

I’m reading, mostly along with the group, and should be commenting on the boards and the threads and the things. 762 more words

Infinite Jest

Gone Writing - Day 41

Walking down the marina in San Diego my eye caught the name of a boat. The muse. I found my muse! Granted, he manifested a tad different than I had imagined but I took his/her/its picture, just to be sure. 261 more words

A Bit Of Everything

Overcooking the Lobster Video

Overcooking the Lobster, performed at Hammer and Tongue, Oxford on February 9th 2016

Oh David Foster Wallace!
Bandanaed Baptist of frat boy angst
Did you spill your milk in the wilderness for this! 249 more words


10 Steps of Getting Rejected

10 Steps of Getting Rejected

As David Foster Wallace in his fantastic book Infinite Jest has said, “the truth will set you free, but not until it’s through with you.” 72 more words

American Dreaming: Jacob son of Isaac meets David Foster Wallace

Twenty years after the publication of his magnum novel Infinite Jest, the name David Foster Wallace is spoken on public lips again. Wallace’s hyper-perception of American life and interpretation of his own ambitions, fears and addictions was set on screen in the film… 589 more words

Here’s the world’s most obvious statement: I ain’t that bright. Much like David Lipsky–author of Although of Course You End Up Becoming Yourself–I read the early reviews of David Foster Wallace’s novel, Infinite Jest, and thought to myself that I must read this book. 613 more words


Infinite Jest (page 226) week 2

I think I’m starting to feel that reading mania when it comes to this book.

There’s some sort of tennis as a metaphor (or microcosm) for life going on here. 122 more words