Tag Archives: Experiments Recorded

Shortcut #46: Kicking It

This documentary is amazing. I don’t have much else to say in the way of introduction. Kick it! Shortcut #46: Kicking It This movie has been on our Netflix instant cue for a long time, but I’ve been afraid to … Continue reading

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On Burning Clouds

On our transit into Houston the clouds were on fire. On the far horizon, I could see another plane hanging in the sky, surrounded by an orange entourage of clouds, their texture that of monkeybread, all bulge and wallop. [Sidenote: … Continue reading

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On Snow (and More Snow (and More Snow))

There have to be billions of them.  More, I’m sure, falling down in slow motion about our heads and homes, disappearing our cars and our roads, enough of them to erase, in total, all evidence of who we are. This … Continue reading

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Bad Movie Night Revue 2010

The last few nights Andrew has had a fever. Let’s back up a step. I am not Andrew referring to himself in third person. That said, as Andrew has been sick and semi-delerious he’s played every pity card in his … Continue reading

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On This Man Making it His Job to Study Such Things

Here’s a film. I suggest watching it through the link rather than on my blog as the screen will be larger.  Since it’s an older film (say 1946, children) it doesn’t take any time at all to download.  Only through … Continue reading

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On the Evenness of Numbers

When I was young(er), I was really into Ministry. Though the above is quite a misstatement.  Really, I was only into their album Psalm 69.  I don’t think I ever owned it, but I know that I was introduced to … Continue reading

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On Music That is Not Racist

Specifically, Das Racist. Okay, I’m not making a claim for all of their music, because I haven’t heard it.  But for these two songs, I will put my stamp of approval for NOT RACIST. Of course, in the beginning of … Continue reading

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On Other Things That Are Not Really Scary Being Scary

Namely, this video. When I’ve talked before (to myself, to Jeoffrey, even to other people) about the difference between writing fiction and writing plays, this is the battle I’ve set up: In fiction, I’m trying to make the unreal seem … Continue reading

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On Things That Make Me Happy, Relatively Inexplicably

Here are three videos that make me happy. I imagine you might have already seen these, but I think they are worth seeing again. The first is indicative of the wedding I would like to have, and have taken part … Continue reading

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On the Fungus Growing in My Brain

Watch this: That’s the Cordyceps fungus, a parasite that takes control of the body of the host and uses that much more mobile body (well, compared to a fungus) to propagate itself into the world. (Fungus have no feet, you … Continue reading

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