Category Archives: Rants

What I Like About You

The Times this week has a piece about an anthology of people’s goodbyes to New York. The genre has its roots in Joan Didion’s “Goodbye to All That”, which was first published in 1967. Didion’s essay is turning 50 in … Continue reading

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On Stick, and Other, Figures

I need to rant. There’s a rather cute, but ultimately worthless, set of drawings that’s doing the rounds now. It is bathed in the glow of apparently well-meaning advice with which only the truly oblivious can imbue their work. It’s here. Clearly someone in his … Continue reading

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