Monthly Archives: October 2009

World Fantasy Convention

Which is in San Jose, CA and is what I’m trying to get to but I’m stuck in the Columbus, OH airport (with free wireless). Assuming I get there, I’m giving a reading tomorrow (Friday) at 10:30.

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Bookstore Days

The recent news that Barnes and Noble is closing its B. Dalton stores got me thinking back to when I worked at a Waldenbooks, starting in June 1984. B. Dalton and Waldenbooks were shopping mall bookstores, precursors to the giant … Continue reading

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Sleepybird

I’ve been listening to an advance copy of Sleepybird’s new cd, The Sadness Will Last Forever. It’s a stunning album, but one that takes several listens to absorb and comprehend, which was also the case with their previous, All Things … Continue reading

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Reading Tonight

I’m reading this evening, 6:30 pm, at the Dayton Metro Library in New Lebanon, OH, 715 W. Main St., New Lebanon (937/496-8948).  This is a low-key world premier multimedia experiment of words and music.  I’ll read from The Painting and the City, accompanied … Continue reading

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