Greetings, all! Let us do a roundup of where I've written things lately that haven't been here. First up...
At Persephone Magazine:
- 30 Years of Music: 1997: featuring the embedded-above Erykah Badu, Aerosmith, Ani DiFranco, Ben Folds Five, Bob Dylan, David Bowie, Fleetwood Mac, Notorious B.I.G., Oasis, The Chemical Brothers with Noel Gallagher, The Dandy Warhols, The Verve, Veruca Salt, and Whiskeytown. Damn good year.
- 30 Years of Music: 1998: featuring Air, Andrew Bird's Bowl of Fire, Ani DiFranco, Cher, Garbage, Goldie with Noel Gallagher, Hole, Lauryn Hill, Liz Phair, Lucinda Williams, Madonna, Rufus Wainwright, The Donnas, The Smashing Pumpkins, and Tori Amos. (PS: The Hairpin linked to this column, as did Flavorwire. Thanks, people!)
- 30 Years of Music: 1999: featuring AFI, Aimee Mann, Ben Folds Five, Beth Orton, Blondie, Bush, David Bowie, Fiona Apple, Iggy Pop, Incubus, Jennifer Lopez, Kittie, Muse, Rage Against The Machine, and Red Hot Chili Peppers
- 30 Years of Music: 2000: Already! Featuring tunes from A New Found Glory, AFI, Ani DiFranco, At The Drive-In, Badly Drawn Boy, Coldplay, Kasey Chambers, Nelly Furtado, Oasis, PJ Harvey with Thom Yorke, Queens of the Stone Age, Radiohead, Richard Ashcroft, Ryan Adams, and The White Stripes.
- Crossposted Book Reviews: Sexy Sailors edited by Neil Plakcy and The Body's Question by Tracy K. Smith
- New Book Review: The Lady and Her Monsters: A Tale of Dissections, Real-Life Dr. Frankensteins, and the Creation of Mary Shelley’s Masterpiece by Roseanne Montillo
- Discussion Link: "Oz The Great and Powerful" vs. Baum's Legacy
- What I Watched Last Night: Wallander, Swedish vs. BBC Editions
Wow, that was a lot of P-Mag updating.
Here are some recent Notes From Elsewhere at Word Riot:
- March 9: Saturday Edition: featuring cat jerkitude, JJ Keith, Natasha Badwhar, Chuck Wendig and more
- March 11: Spring Forward Monday Edition: featuring Lana Fox, Roxane Gay, Steve Almond, and me being a little cranky.
- March 15: Almost Like a Regular Friday Edition: Book arts! Lidia Yuknavitch! Karen Russell! amongst other things...
- March 25: It's Monday and I'm Procrastinating Edition: featuring Neal Pollack, good stuff from Brain Pickings, thoughts on the VIDA count, deodorant wars (really), and other tidbits.
And Finally! Little Fiction's Listerature Vol. 2 has story from yours truly called "Rust."
I think that's it! If I did these roundups more often, I might actually remember everything more easily. Until next time...