So much of American art and culture feels fake. A more sophisticated term might be elitist. Every once in a while, though, something slips through the cracks.
Day labor is the absolute bottom of the barrel in terms of over-the-table employment. At the first agency I tried, breathalyzers were being administered to
Originally posted on Whisper and the Roar:
“Out there” we stand a Venn diagram of the pulsating dispossessed swimming in admixture thirsting for elixir choking…
Ash floats earthward, meandering through flames’ shimmering swirl. Excited pieces of air mix with chunks of thick, cool night. Pangs resound in the heart. Dry, tarnished aluminum
Originally posted on Brave and Reckless:
There were so many samples to choose from. Glistening gems of confection arrayed in perfect rows on smooth, white…
Robert Caro’s legendary biography of the New York city planner and builder Robert Moses, The Power Broker, is not just an incredibly granular study of