Smiley Number Three

The house around the corner with the white smiley in front of it. The face is droopy. Another, blue, against the concrete; supposed to be symmetrical I think. A town so depressing people have to draw smiley faces below them to feel better. And as I was walking back today, I guess it works. When… Continue reading Smiley Number Three

June

Wait? What? Really? I'm so happy right now! #LoveWins — Eric Shay Howard (@EricIntroverted) June 26, 2015 I woke up, watched Hook staring @robinwilliams, felt sad he was gone but happy because good movie, then my Twitter exploded with #LoveWins — Eric Shay Howard (@EricIntroverted) June 26, 2015 I'M JUST SO HAPPY I DON'T EVEN… Continue reading June

Hurry Please I Want To Know, The Snow Child, and In Our Time

I’ve been told to write everyday over the summer. Okay, challenge accepted. Classes have been over for about a week and I’ve already written thirty pages of crap. Not bad crap; I’ve gotten pretty good at polishing turds if I do say so myself, but it’s not as hard as marble or even as hard as… Continue reading Hurry Please I Want To Know, The Snow Child, and In Our Time

The Goldfinch, Daredevil, and As I Lay Dying

I’m probably one of about twenty people who hasn’t already read The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt yet. I’ve managed to avoid all the discussions and articles about the book for the better part of two semesters. I’m kind of proud of that. With the semester winding down, I suppose it’s probably time to think about… Continue reading The Goldfinch, Daredevil, and As I Lay Dying