Process



August 31, 2022

Old Notebook, New Notebook

Today I learned that Cheez-Its were invented in Ohio. There’s magic here. There’s also magic in a fresh notebook.

June 12, 2022

Headlights

Ohio. Sunset: 9:02pm. You can never see further than your headlights: this old slice of trucker philosophy makes more sense to me with each passing year.

April 27, 2022

Rot

I think I’ve managed to switch on the comments in case anyone wants to say hello or recommend a movie or a song.

April 3, 2022

Black Walls

We spent a week shivering in a damp atrium with rain dripping down the sides. We called it the Tarkovsky Box.

February 6, 2022

Morning Man

Utah. White skies, flurries, and temperatures around zero. The days around my birthday often find me rethinking the rhythm of my life and nursing morning fantasies.

January 10, 2022

Word Count

Ohio. Wind chills in the single digits and still no snow. If I’m not paying attention, I can push commas around for hours.

December 28, 2021

Holiday Drift

Ohio. Sunset: 5:14pm. These blurry days between Christmas and New Year’s Eve stand outside of time.

September 17, 2021

Scenes From the Chapel

A pair of snapshots from installing a new project at Green-Wood Cemetery.

August 17, 2021

Monster

Along the way, I began to think of my book as a monster.