Category Archives: The Word “Awesome”

Books I read and kept

I photographed all the books on my “read and kept” shelf. The concept was inspired by my friend Charlie Byron, but also by Judith Thurman’s article in the New Yorker on Nov. 12. Thurman profiled Betty Halbreich, “who runs Betty Halbreich’s Solutions, a …Read more…

Awesome

I wrote a pissy post some time ago about “Awesome” being a lazy word. Last night Jon Stewart ran a skit on the Daily Show quoting Bush on Memorial Day, describing the troops as “an awesome bunch of people.” I …Read more…