I'm just an animal looking for a home

May 28, 2011
by mitcharf

“San Francisco B.C.” by the Silver Jews

“San Francisco B.C.” by the Silver Jews David Berman is a great storyteller and lyricist, and this track from the Silver Jews’ sixth album Lookout Mountain, Lookout Sea (CD, mp3, vinyl) is a fine example of it.  I was looking … Continue reading

May 14, 2011
by mitcharf

Book excerpts

Here are some excerpts from books I’ve read over the past few years.  If you like good books, you will like these.  All of them are funny.  Most have other virtues as well. The following excerpt is from “A Fraction … Continue reading