Archive for January, 2008

An amazing photoset on Flickr: The Detroit Public Schools Book Depository/ Roosevelt Warehouse This is a building where our deeply-troubled public school system once stored its supplies, and then one day apparently walked away from it all, allowing everything to go to waste. The interior has been ravaged by fires and the supplies that haven’t […]


Dino Buzzati, novelist, writer of short stories, I know quite well – one story, about a man hospitalized for some unspecified disease, and moved repeatedly from ward to ward, and level to level, in the hospital according to the supposed severity of said disease, is as Kafkaesque as anything by Kafka. Dino Buzzati, illustrator, not […]


Hmm….sounds like a good plan. I quite fancy being Language-Master of Space , too. From Beyond the Unknown covers, via ffffound!.