Somebody smart told me that I should be very active on my blog, and since I’ve always thought of it primarily as a place for people to find links to all my available stories and pieces, it’s a bit of a new thing for me to keep it in my consciousness.
Right now I’m at my desk in a pretty dark room and I’m about to get food. I went to Venice Beach today to take pictures of Beyond Baroque. I could see books through the windows. It’s wedged between the fire and police stations because the city technically owns it.
Friday night I interviewed John Waters in the dean’s suite at the film school here at USC. I love his movies and I greatly admire the man. I stared at the mustache to commit it to real memory. The story I wrote on it is here: http://dailytrojan.com/2011/10/16/john-waters-talks-newspapers-show-business-and-pink-flamingos/
Reading and listening to Latin America.
The press on Steve Jobs, though gratuitous, is largely very interesting. His old girlfriend’s story about him in Rolling Stone…
Friday night I’m going to the Mason Jennings show. Till Wednesday I need to be a student. Tonight too.