You cannot have a contemporary prison without contemporary furniture.

Jul 272017

It doesn’t matter what is on television; what matters is that it is on television.

Jul 052017

Problematic, against all odds, has become a useful word, as a sign to stop reading.

Jun 162017

Polarization, n.   A state that follows from everyone being continuously informed of what everyone else is thinking, about everything.

May 252017

No man is great enough to do without his place and time.

May 232017

I hope not to run dry
Too long before I die.

May 112017

From nagging child to menopausal witch:
Unripe to rotten with scarcely a hitch.

May 082017

Thoughts and prayers galore —
What are they thinking of, and praying for?