Borrowed Books – Comes Around

Borrowed Books – Comes Around

What is the price of being wrong? Best case, you draw to an inside straight in a penny poker game and transfer a few coins from your pile to your best friend's pocket, change he will return tomorrow night when he buys you a pint at the Malt Shovel Inn. Worst case, you...

Two Songs by Him Horrison

Two Songs by Him Horrison

and in the ponds broken off from the skymy feeling sinks, as if standing on fishes.- Rainer Maria Rilke (translated by Robert Bly) Him Horrison etches stark lines on off-white gesso-coated canvas, using minimal figures to invoke the complexity of the human experience,...

Saturday’s Radio – All That Shines

Saturday’s Radio – All That Shines

Summer percolates just beyond the horizon. It may not seem as such if you are in Minnesota buried beneath four feet of snow. But here in Houston, where the Earth is flat and the sky meets the sand at an indiscernible meridian hidden in the haze, we alternate between...

Chaotic Bride – Just A Little Bit More

Chaotic Bride – Just A Little Bit More

What is your existential earwig, that driver of desire that crawls into a metaphysical opening and burrows deep into your brain to reside there, tapping its tiny talon on your cerebral cortex, driving you daily to seek... what? Love, money, a better overdrive pedal?...

George Costanza Was Channeling Kierkegaard

George Costanza Was Channeling Kierkegaard

Søren Kierkegaard believed that philosophy begins, not with thought, but with existence: an egalitarian life lived passionately within a world of absurdity. George Costanza, the Seinfeldian Everyman who extracted more than should be expected from a life lived absurdly...

Pinpoint – 6308

Pinpoint – 6308

Wait a minute, just give me, give me, give me a break a second.- Todd Rundgren, album version of 'Hello It's Me' Everyone needs a break. From love, from life, from the bassist who won't play the three-note pickup of the intro. But when you are the player of every...

theCatherines – Bitter Honey

theCatherines – Bitter Honey

Love and beer are opposites. The first time beer passed your tongue, you retched like a sailor on shore leave in New Orleans. It didn't help that you were sampling a stale, half-empty can that you found in the basement the morning after one of your big brother's...

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