Archive for July, 2006

Walled In

Sunday, July 30th, 2006

We have walls again but are still working on the floor.

Alamo House

Monday, July 17th, 2006

I’m biased towards novels that evoke a concrete sense of place. Bram Stoker described Whitby so accurately that I felt giddy with recognition when I saw it. Fiction makes familiar the streets of San Francisco, the burroughs of New York, and the glitter of LA. However, portrayals of Smalltown, USA, tend more toward the metaphorical […]

Everything and the Kitchen Sink

Saturday, July 1st, 2006

We’ve turned the corner.

Scope Creep

Saturday, July 1st, 2006

The plan for a new window necessitates a new wall.

The surface and beneath the surface