12 years ago
Amazon.com is god. This is often said of Google, a mere tool. But the big-river bookstore, in its capitalistic omnipotence, actively shapes the world. Particularly the world of writers. So when my friend Tony Hendra's book Father Joe: The Man Who ...
13 years ago
I killed Spalding Gray. Even though I hoped that the actor-writer-monologuist's "missing" status meant he simply wandered off to get his head together, I knew he was dead. I did it. October 2001, New York City was a ghost town. The streets were so...