This here bringer of the pooper to the fun party

Feeding an obsession

On Friday morning we dropped Leta off at my mother’s house so that we could spend a few hours snowboarding, and when we returned she was clutching a Cinderella DVD to her chest, her knuckles white from the strain. I looked disapprovingly at my mother…

December 18, 2007

Leone cinnamon candy

This tiny box of candy was part of the massive basket of goodies Leah brought with her when she visited last week, and I instantly fell in love with the elegant, retro packaging. I think I’ll keep the box sealed and leave it next to…

Christmas came early

Yesterday I received the Radiohead In Rainbows discbox I ordered a few months ago. It cost 40 pounds, and it is phenomenal: comes with the album on CD and on 2 X 12 inch vinyl records, a second CD with news songs and photographs, an…