the movie “Her” + mapping emotional landscapes

19 January, 2014

I saw “Her” last weekend and I have big feelings about it. This is not a review. I was not sure what to say about how intensely it moved me, but in trying to figure out what and how I wanted to say it, I began tracing the edges of the parts of me that […]

Cha- as in Shea Stadium, Bon as in Jovi.

27 April, 2008

Michael Chabon is one of those writers that makes me feel like I don’t even want to try to be a writer if I don’t already exhibit even a fragment of the potential to be as good at it as he is. Scenes from his novels give me warm fuzzies and the stylistic structure of […]