The writing-adjacent project I mentioned last time? That’s what I’m working on now, so this will be another quick one. Contracts have been signed (by me, anyway); more details when all the Ts are dotted and the Is are crossed… or, whatever.
Slight hint at the very bottom of this post, though.
Longest Writing Chain This Week: 2 days, for 3 days total. Which, okay, isn’t a great start for the month but I still have plenty of time to outdo February. And that’s all I’m aiming for!
FEEDING MY… EARS(?)
I debated which section to put this video in. I overthink these things, what can I tell you?
Anyway, I’m still on a Huey Lewis kick so here’s a “What’s In My Bag” interview Huey Lewis did at Amoeba Music on his favorite albums. I, of course, am fully behind his pick of BACK TO OAKLAND by Tower of Power!
FEEDING MY HEAD
I got a few more pages in from Lydia Davis’s ESSAYS ONE. There’s a lot of good stuff in there, but the best thing so far is knowing the variety in what she reads.
Oh, I just picked up this anthology today because (a) free (at least for a little bit) and (b) how awesome is an anthology based on…
Three short lines, fired over social media in response to questions of why Senator Elizabeth Warren was silenced on the floor of the United States Senate, for daring to read aloud the words of Coretta Scott King. As this message was transmitted across the globe, it has become a galvanizing cry for people of all genders in recognition of the struggles that women have faced throughout history.
Download the Nevertheless, She Persisted Short Fiction Bundle For Free, Starting This International Women’s Day.
Yes, she was my preferred candidate. Yes, I’m going to vote blue, no matter who. Don’t @ me.
ROTTING MY BRAIN
Like last week, I didn’t have a lot of TV time. I only got in one episode of Jordan Peele’s THE TWLIGHT ZONE. Here’s my review of “Nightmare at 30,000 Feet”.
THOUGHT OF THE WEEK
My mother even made a song out of this! https://t.co/Fjkfbq2sgA
— Don Pizarro (@DonP) March 5, 2020
IN THE WILD
Fulfilling my contractual obligation…