December 15, 2009


As happens with me
at periods of electrical disturbance
and crepitating lightning,
I had hallucinations.

— Vladimir Nabokov, "Lolita"

December 13, 2009


The best sentence I read today (from a nonfiction piece by Aaron Gilbreath, "Cupid Carries a Switch," in the new Gargoyle #55):

Then one day I thought, Either I peed myself, or I smell a change in the air.