Archive for the ‘Mark Z. Danielewski’ Category

Sublime is something you choke on after a shot of tequila

Saturday, March 27th, 2010
booze

Maybe he’s right.

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Lude knows every bar, club and gatekeeper at every bar and club. Hollywood has always been mother’s milk to Lude. Mothers tongue. Whatever. Unlike me, he never…

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Who has never killed an hour? Not casually or without thought, but carefully: a premeditated murder of minutes.

Tuesday, February 2nd, 2010
clock face

The violence comes from a combination of giving up, not caring, and a resignation that getting past it is all you can hope to accomplish. So you kill the hour. You do not work, you do not read, you do not daydream. If you sleep it is not because you need…

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“Authenticity” still remains the word most likely to stir a debate

Tuesday, January 19th, 2010
reading House of Leaves

In fact, this leading obsession – to validate or invalidate the reels and tapes – invariably brings up a collateral and more general concern: whether or not, with the advent of digital technology, image has forsaken its once unimpeachable…

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