Wandering, Past, Pages

This morning I gave myself a task: to write something creative or useful. These two hand-written pages, one iPhone note, the YouTube video and a page written on a typewriter are the result. 😂 And there is still more to say. We can create meaning in our modern lives. We must. As I wrote above, […]

One of my oldest friends lives in Los Angeles and we never see each other. Here we are on the same soccer team in elementary school. I’m number 10. He’s just to my left. My friend and I grew up together in Memphis, TN. We played on the same sports teams, went to the same […]

Save, World

I flew non-stop from New York City to Los Angeles a couple of days ago. I had one seat next to me and it was occupied by a 24 year-old from New York, who had been living in California for 10 years. He had an arm sleeve tattoo. He was attractive, dressed in comfortable sweats. […]

I released the first episode of a web series last Wednesday. There. I said it. Web. Series. That’s what Howard & Todd is until The CW picks it up. Until then, it’s up to me and a few friends to get it in front of people. There’s people in the world who do this— get […]

Maybe, better.

I keep a folder on my laptop called #MISC. There are 1,522 items in this folder. Some of them date back to 2013. I’m talking drafts of unsent emails, payment confirmations, pdf manuals, untitled documents containing random thoughts, folders that contain more documents. It’s got everything. Would my life be any worse off, if I […]

“By then, he’d come a long way down the road.” That’s Wendell Berry, writing about the protagonist of his short story Making It Home. As I told you last week, I’ve never read any of Wendell Berry’s fiction. I plan to change that, at some point. Until then I have Berry reading his own short […]