My blogs

About me

Occupation Writer/Editor
Location Austin, Texas, United States
Introduction My Austin, Texas garden is less than one mile south of the Colorado River in a neighborhood of graceful pecan trees and ancient live oaks. I planted most of the garden about twelve years ago and only one plant remains from that original plan. Time passes; the garden changes.
Favorite Movies Fargo, Rushmore, My Neighbor Totoro, Drugstore Cowboy, Lost in Translation, Best in Show, Mystery Train, The Wire (okay it's TV but it's as good as any movie), Slacker
Favorite Music Elvis Costello, Bill Frisell, Jon Dee Graham, Eliza Gilkyson, Bill Evans, James McMurtry
Favorite Books Pride and Prejudice or anything by Jane Austen, Dickens, Machine Dreams, The Gay Place, anything by Alice Munro, The Things They Carried, Patrick O'Brien/Aubrey & Maturin, Ordinary Love & Good Will, The Amazing Adventures of of Kavalier and Clay, The Poisonwood Bible, A World Lit Only by Fire, A Distant Mirror, One Hundred Years of Solitude