(bitter reflection upon the past deleted)

In any case, ME ME ME ME ME have proofreading credits for a book I love, to wit, the latest release from Chip Smith’s always thoughtful (well, except when he snorts Drano and agrees to publish me later this year, of course) Nine-Banded Books label, is… CONFESSIONS OF AN ANTINATALIST!!!!!!by Jim Crawford.I couldn’t be prouder.http://antinatalism.blogspot.com/ …

Fuck the artists of old

They had no idea what it was like to toil in obscurity with SIX BILLION TOILERS ON THE GLOBE. They never toiled this long, this hard, or this hopelessly. To hell with them. But further to hell with you, breeders. You cheapen human life further with each cheap, cheap soul. You have put the price …

The Hurt Locker

OK, so it took me way too long to see this great film, and of course my first reaction is smart-assed. I was watching the scene where Lieutenant Sanborn and the crazy new commander are shit-faced drunk and punching each other in the stomach for fun, and I thought, “Wow, I take it back — …

Wrongful Birthday Suit

I hate being soberI hate being drunkI hate being captainI hate being a punkI hate going to bedand I hate getting up I hate the coldand I hate the bright sunI hate getting started,I hate being done; I hate being alivebut I’m sure death is worseAll human existence is simply a curse.I hate being certain,I …

Koko the Natural Woman

I was going to write a post about how much cuter my adult cat is than any human baby I’ve ever seen (and just think what she must have been like as a kitten). But I know what kind of ass-hat assumption that leads to: “This so-called ‘childfree’ bitch is secretly seething with envy because …

On a kinder, gentler note…

… it’s funny that, while I find Evelyn’s Waugh’s religious views to be borderline delusional, I find his novels much more pleasurable to read than those of writers with whom I come closer to agreeing intellectually. Sort of akin to the way I’d much rather look at a nice Caravaggio biblical scene than, say, a …