One is inclined and perhaps obligated to ponder the significance of the query and its timing when, immediately after sex, a woman turns to you and asks: “What is the most distinct difference between monkeys and humans?” My answer “monkeys have a tail,” came almost automatically even as I was listing the possible explanations to…
the blind rock and the Power of Bread and Cheese. Enter: The Master of Peanuts
“This is the oldest thing you will ever touch.”
Towards the end of the year, a series of coinciding circumstances allowed me for the second time to hold yesterday and today, or perhaps today and tomorrow, in the same field of view. You may have found yourself in such circumstances, and not realized it, or perhaps been asleep. But should you find yourself on…
what this is
a series of letters I send out to my friends while I’m abroad. Here you will find a selection of the back-issues. . .