Tag Archives: writing

Booka’sto trippin’

African American fiction Reading what RPM wrote the other day reminded me.

With her bangles and her spangles and her stars

the making of "beauty and crime" […] “I met Philip Glass as I was walking down the street,” she explains over the phone from, of course, Manhattan. “I run into him fairly often. And he said, ‘How’s it going?’ I said that I was without a record deal, and he looked really happy and said, […]

Indianapolis, when he was 9 years old

[…] He wants to tell us things: It is not the fittest who survive – it is merely those who happen to survive who survive. The earth is a ''fragile habitat'' that our big brains have failed to take care of. We must hope for flippers and beaks – or nothing at all. We are […]

He hit it and quit it

James Brown- Sex Machine / Soul Power James Brown James Brown Olympia 1966 James Brown […] When the band hits its first notes and the room begins to ride the music, a kind of metamorphosis occurs, a sort of transmutation of the air of expectation in this Midlands crowd. They've been relieved of the first […]