And now I’m in…Chicago, Illinois.
Finished “The Poetics of Space” by Gaston Bachelard
Finished “Hopscotch” by Julio Cortazar
Finished “When My Brother Was an Aztec” by Natalie Diaz
Finished “Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus” by Ludwig Wittgenstein
Finished A Public Space No. 26 (this is, by far, my favorite lit mag)
Enjoying the hell out of John Ashbery’s “A Wave”
On deck is “Oxherding Tale” by Charles Johnson
Then I’m going to re-read “Ulysses” by James Joyce, because I know for a fact I didn’t have a clue what was going on in it when I plowed my way through at the age of 25.
And now I’m in…Poplar Bluff, Missouri.
And now I’m in…Golden Meadow, Louisiana.
And now I’m in…Little Rock, Arkansas.
Finished “Percival Everett by Virgil Russell” by Percival Everett
Finished “The Stories of Breece D’J Pancake” by Breece D’J Pancake
Dipped into “The Expeditions of Zebulon Montgomery Pike, Vol. 1” by Zebulon Montgomery Pike, just for fun
Concentrating on “The Poetics of Space” by Gaston Bachelard
Also reading “A Wave” by John Ashbery
And “When My Brother Was an Aztec” by Natalie Diaz
Eventually getting to the periodicals
And on deck is “Hopscotch” by Julio Cortazar
Now I’m in Poplar Bluff, Missouri
And now I’m in…Athens, GA.
Y’all: if I have to watch the world burn, I want to watch it burn from New Orleans.
Finished Laszlo Krasznahorkai’s “The World Goes On”
Reading Percival Everett’s “Percival Everett by Virgil Russell”
Working on and off on Gaston Bachelard’s “The Poetics of Space” (still)
And I have new issues of A Public Space and the Paris Review to work through