Mr. Mudd & Mr. Gold
now here's what this story's told
you feel like mud, you end up gold
you feel like lost, you'll end up found.
so amigo, lay them raises down.
blake butler is putting on a short story contest at his blog. there is no entry fee and the winner gets a great load of out of print chapbooks, rare zines, self-published things, and a sundry of non-literary items (even a coupon to employ jereme dean as online mercenary if ever you run into trouble). i have submitted and i would suggest you do too.
hey look this is a link to a pitchfork article about a charity to fund save darfur and the world food program from the proceeds of a compilation cd in which i am featured.
you can listen to that song here: Mary
as i mentioned before, vega is coming out gandhara recordings. it looks like the release date will be june 21, the first day of summer. i have been working with mitch from gandhara on album art and he has been very patient and kind and understanding. also i remixed the entire album and even added a new song at the end. here is what the record will look like.
here are pictures of me and katie brewing beer.
i think wavves is terrible and i am a little glad this happened.