Posts tagged "Belle & Sebastian"
Transformer: Exploring Todd Solondz’ "Palindromes" Through the Eyes of the Russian Formalists

Transformer: Exploring Todd Solondz’ “Palindromes” Through the Eyes of the Russian Formalists

Overview I wrote “Transformer: Exploring Todd Solondz’ Palindromes Through the Eyes of the Russian Formalists,” in 2006—one semester before I dropped out of my PhD program. I have learned much about writing since producing this work, but I am publishing it here despite its flaws because it will never see the light of day if...
"At the (Topeka) Zoo" Video

“At the (Topeka) Zoo” Video

This weekend, Becki, Evie, and I ventured to the Topeka Zoo. I realize it is much smaller than the Kansas City Zoo, and thereby less thrilling. But we thought Evie might not be ready to handle anything more epic than the Topeka Zoo. At ten-months-old, she is still limited in her ability to endure prolonged...
My Honorable Mention Essay Entry in Belle & Sebastian's "Write About Love" Contest

My Honorable Mention Essay Entry in Belle & Sebastian’s “Write About Love” Contest

Today I received notification from Matador Records that I have been awarded honorable mention in Belle & Sebastian’s Write About Love essay contest. We were limited to 300 words, and I did the best I could with what time I had.  We honorable mention essay writers will receive an autographed copy of the band’s 2010...