Who’s Next

A good portion of my summer vacation in 1971 was spent trailing my two older brothers and cousin around Brainerd, Minn., visiting every record store and head shop in hopes of finding the new album by The Who. My cousin had just seen them in concert at the Mississippi River Festival, and "obsessed" is not … Continue reading Who’s Next

Gluttony & Sloth

I set a personal record this morning. For several years now, I've been irregularly keeping track of my weight. When I think of it, I weigh myself. And when I think of it again, I jot down the number in a file in my gmail "drafts" folder. That file goes back more than four years, … Continue reading Gluttony & Sloth