Gilead, Marilynne Robinson (reread) – I’d forgotten the extent to which this is just a collection of short observations, many just a paragraph or two, with no explicit narrative momentum for the first third or half of the book. It works in spite of that due to 1. a logical and emotionally compelling structure 2. […]


Frigobox 10, ed. Thierry Van Hasselt, Vincent Fortemps, Denis and Olivier Deprez Minor Leagues #1-5, Simon Moreton Everywhere Antennas, Julie Delporte Disquiet, Noah Van Sciver Go Tell It on the Mountain, James Baldwin A Wrinkle in Time, Madeleine l’Engle —


Americanah, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie You & A Bike & A Road, Eleanor Davis Comics School #8, Kevin Huizenga Comics School #9, Kevin Huizenga Now #2, ed. Eric Reynolds — In a few days, I’ll be sending out the first edition of my newsletter. You can sign up here. I’m struggling a bit on what to write […]


For now, my plan is to continue writing these monthly updates and then also produce my bimonthly email newsletter which will be more in-depth. You can pay a small fee to subscribe to the newsletter or pay nothing to subscribe to it. Both options are fine with me. I’m so grateful to those who have […]


Hi. Welcome to the little website I made over the last few weeks. I decided to do this after some time of thinking about social media (where for now I’ll just be reading, not posting) and about how I want to spend my creative time. Everything of note should be housed here, from the content […]


Here’s a short comic. Here’s another one. – A Universal History of Iniquity, Jorge Luis Borges Fictions, Jorge Luis Borges Artificies, Jorge Luis Borges The Aleph, Jorge Luis Borges The Flamethrowers, Rachel Kushner Cometbus 58, Aaron Cometbus Comix School 6, Kevin Huizenga Comix School 7, Kevin Huizenga Angel of a Rope, Adam Buttrick Now 1, […]


Here’s a short comic about an iceberg. – Telex from Cuba, Rachel Kushner 2001, Blaise Larmee Pope Hats 5, Ethan Rilly By Monday I’ll Be Floating in the Hudson with the Other Garbage, Laura Lannes Diana’s Electric Tongue, Carolyn Nowak I’m Not Here, GG Sex Fantasy, Sophia Foster Dimino Anti-Gone, Connor Willumsen – I went […]


I adapted a Flannery O’Connor short story called The Life You Save May Be Your Own. I made a few key changes from the original in hopes of saying something about the story and about O’Connor’s work in general. – I didn’t read any books or comics this month. I’m annoyed and discouraged! This hasn’t […]