Category Archive for "Miscellany"

The Libt@rd’s Recommended Reading List

A couple days after the election — still reeling, heartsick and terrified — my wife stopped me as I was leaving the house for work. “What do we do?” she asked. I thought about it for a second. “I don’t

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Graduating From Burning Man

This week, I’ll be sending my final Jackrabbit Speaks, after which you’ll notice the name Will Chase has moved from “Editor” to “Emeritus” in the credits. This simple copy and paste operation belies the complexity of emotions behind “graduating” from

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Everybody Starts Somewhere

The year was 1983. My parents’ favorite words were “save your money.” Anytime I wanted anything, the inevitable response was: “save your money, pal.” Didn’t matter if it was a pack of gum, a new bike or a root canal.

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Instant Messaging & Taking Over the World

carla: yea…i can’t believe how much you and bob are alike in voice and looks willbchase: really? willbchase: some say we’re nothing alike … some say we are carla: i heard you were nothing alike so i was surprised, but

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