Monthly Archives: September 2010

I went fishing

I went fishing last week with the naked-most of people. A turtle of a strange kind has appeared at the bottom and been reported in the New York Times, a respectable paper, a human enterprise of some possible standard that … Continue reading

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Manifesto number 0

We have decided to put an end to the quirks of fate. We have only now begun to understand the complexities that now almost seem to betray us. We are at a loss for what to do. We are facing … Continue reading

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— Gavotte II, I

This is the special piece, the one in the middle, with no number (the next part is VI) and a weird ordering of the parts. Let’s talk about structure a little more. All semantic systems commonly employed by human beings … Continue reading

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V. Menuet I

I want to think about structure for a little bit. This is coming after a long period of trying to grok music, and trying to understand how human expectation works in art and communication. In some sense, when I sit … Continue reading

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IV. Sarabande

Part the firstFIGURING OUT EXACTLY WHAT THE RATE BOARD AT THE LOCAL WHOREHOUSE MEANS “What do I get for a few dollars more?A pretty face? A better arse?”“Oh, you misunderstand, MonsieurA touch of class, a touch of class.” Part the … Continue reading

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III. Courante

I need to buy new shoes. I need new clothes. A miasma is come over me and a slime of inaction oozes from my pores to blanket me in an air of fever, weakness, lethargy. I am paralyzed by forces … Continue reading

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II. Allemande

This morning I went on a walk to think things through a little more than I had before. And I remembered my mother’s words when she told me about her pain and I took my soul — no, that is … Continue reading

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