Kreativ Blogger

Thanks to Kourtney Heintz for giving me a Kreativ Blogger award! Per the rules of the award, here are six blogs that I think deserve this award followed by ten things you (probably) don’t know about me.

Kreativ Blogs

  1. Intelligent Life
  2. Inkspeare
  3. Robpixaday
  4. Girl in the Hat
  5. To a Dusty Shelf We Aspire
  6. A Side of Writing

Ten Things You Don’t Know About Me (But Which Probably Won’t Surprise You)

  1. I prefer lagers to ales.
  2. I wrote and recorded a song about National Public Radio.
  3. I used to make my own peanut butter. Now I make my own pizza.
  4. I am currently reading The Angel Esmerelda by Don DeLillo.
  5. My home office is messy.
  6. My work office is neat.
  7. I don’t watch TV.
  8. My favorite radio program is Wiretap with Jonathan Goldstein.
  9. I recently ate a Sky Bar and a Mallo Cup, but not in rapid succession.
  10. I’m mentioned briefly in this video (at the 3:58 mark):

On The Ecstasy of Influence

My review of Jonathan Lethem’s The Ecstasy of Influence just went up at the New York Journal of Books. Here’s how it begins:

1. From the pages of my journal . . . Oct. 6, 2004: I met Jonathan Lethem today, but I accidentally made somewhat of an ass of myself.

To read on (or to read some of my other reviews), visit NYJB!