Currently eating up the New Yorker summer fiction issue. Great stuff by Louise Erdrich, Jonathan Safran Foer, Thomas McGuane, et al. Looking forward to release of Harper Lee's new book, "Go Set a Watchman" in July and Patti Smith's "M Train" in October.
August 4, 2010: Reflections on being tragically un-hip (original post)
Nine days ago I had arthroscopic surgery on my right hip. The doc who read my MRI diagnosed a torn labrum, but it wasn't quite torn, just worn very, very thin in places by my years as a professional modern and aerial dancer and leading to dysplasia and… Continue