Yesterday, I checked on when I’d started working on my new book. Turns out that its inception date, under the title The Uninvited Guest (the first and least inspired of its many titles), is March 3rd, 2014. The novel doesn’t depend on suspense, so it’s not a spoiler to tell you that the story climaxes with a mass… Continue reading I Started Writing My Book About A Mass Shooting 13 Mass Shootings Ago
Reason #29: Every so often I get to kid around a bit with a nine-time Wimbledon singles champion. //storify.com/snowdenlit/why-i-love-twitter/embed //storify.com/snowdenlit/why-i-love-twitter.js[View the story “Why I Love Twitter” on Storify] Facebook doesn’t hold a candle.
Another shooting, another spate of deaths. I don’t have much to add to what I said after the shooting at The Dark Knight Rises. Nobody seems to. We’ve become very good at our rote reactions: thoughts and prayers, don’t politicize it, don’t politicize it but if you insist on doing so mention something about God being… Continue reading The Massacre Ritual