Monthly Archives: January 2016

BRIEF THOUGHTS ON GRACE PALEY, AMBIGUITY, AND OTHER THINGS

Dear ONION, Systems are still down at the office, so I’m going to use this time to write you a brief letter that I meant to write maybe two weeks ago  – remember that Grace Paley story I asked you to … Continue reading

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POLITICALLY NEUTRAL

Dear ONION, It all started with what should have been an easy question to answer: why do so many people come nearly to blows over opinions about music, about art; about specific and individual performances? Or even better: why do … Continue reading

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HAPPY NEW YEAR’S, ARTICHOKE

Dear ARTICHOKE, Happy New Year’s, ya heathen! I am celebrating by cuddling up with my cat, the one who has thus far escaped death for yet another trip around the sun, and seems blissfully unaware of both how lucky he … Continue reading

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