Monthly Archives: January 2016

The CPA, the TA, and a Creepy Admission about Body Odor (1992, 1993)

Cheryl’s my age and has her shit together.  A soon-to-be CPA, she already has ten thousand dollars in the bank—this saved while being a fulltime student.  Her life is so on track that it makes Mike, Pete, and me feel … Continue reading

post | Comments Off January 10, 2016

“Lucky Not to be Named ‘David'” (Summer, 1993)

T-Dog and I have been watching Big Dog play Sega all night long, some game involving characters from the Star Wars trilogy and a lot of dog fighting in X-Wing fighters.  I’m drinking rum, the pint bottle still wrapped in … Continue reading

post | Comments Off January 9, 2016

The Falls, a Hill, a Red Keg Cup

Late last year, I wrote (briefly) about a fall I took, out of a tree, while I was finishing my PhD:  “Too Scared to Fall.”  I was digging around on an old hard drive, and I came across this, a … Continue reading

post | Comments Off January 5, 2016

The List (2016)

Across the end of 2015, I began re-reading fantasy and science-fiction novels that I’d first read in my teens.  I’m going to keep doing this in 2016.  I suppose I’ll buy some of the books in e-book format, but I’m … Continue reading

post | Comments Off January 2, 2016