On writing … March 9th, 2018 @ 12:30 pm PST
Here’s a lovely quote that perfectly captures how I felt about writing until I had children.
Anna Sofia DiFalco Albanese October 28th, 2017 @ 7:01 am PST
A biography I wrote in college about my grandmother, who would have turned 97 today
On Wisdom April 8th, 2015 @ 9:41 am PST
Advice for young people who want to write
On Writing October 22nd, 2014 @ 11:10 pm PST
Some motivation to keep writing
a thousand thousand slimy things October 21st, 2014 @ 9:05 am PST
[Today is] the birthday of the Romantic poet Samuel Taylor Coleridge, born in Ottery St. Mary in Devonshire, England (1772). He was a very ambitious young man, who lectured on religion, wrote journalism, and single-handedly tried to launch his own magazine. But he was exhausting himself and falling into a depression when he was introduced […]
Happy Birthday, James February 2nd, 2014 @ 6:09 am PST
On James Joyce
On history January 9th, 2014 @ 7:52 am PST
People have been saying this for thousands of years.
On Symbolism October 20th, 2013 @ 9:15 am PST
“Then there is the other secret. There isn’t any symbolysm. The sea is the sea. The old man is an old man. The boy is a boy and the fish is a fish. The shark are all sharks no better and no worse. All the symbolism that people say is shit. What goes beyond is […]
Finding a Box of Family Letters May 3rd, 2012 @ 5:15 am PST
This poem is beautiful.