Reading and Walking
I’ve had Robert Coles’s Doing Documentary Work on my bookshelf for quite some time. I bought it because of the title, but I’d never made time to read it. 2,755 more words
1 week, 2 days ago
In Case You're Interested
Building off Tuesday’s post on James Agee, today’s Found in the LOC features 15 Walker Evans images taken for the men’s mutual project, Let Us Now Praise Famous Men… 618 more words
1 month, 2 weeks ago
Owl Works - The Scribblings of M.T. Bass
“Isn’t every human being both a scientist and an artist; and in writing of human experience, isn’t there a good deal to be said for recognizing that fact and for using both methods?”
― James Agee
1 month, 3 weeks ago
Late author James Agee is regarded today as one of American literature’s most incisive, insightful, and innovative writers. It wasn’t so while he was alive. He was respected enough, sure: His book and film reviews for… 714 more words
Sure on this shining night
not a shadow not a sound
and love lies west of me
as the earth tips into winter… 61 more words
3 months ago
I Just Read About That...
SOUNDTRACK: JESSE BOYKINS III-“4 U 2 B Free” (Field Recordings, October 8, 2014).
This Field Recording [Jesse Boykins III Breaks It Down] starts with a lot of ambient noise–a giant overhead fan–which I thought might be an interesting component to the song. 1,060 more words
4 months, 2 weeks ago
Short Story Magic Tricks
The August stories ordered solely on my personal tastes.