Archive for November, 2008

My Addiction

Posted in cripsyduck with tags , , , , , , , on November 21, 2008 by criPSy duck

Believe it or not, it isn’t cannabis.

I am addicted to light, and specifically, capturing it. I’ve become a compulsive amateur photographer.

This happened rather suddenly, though the roots went down a long time ago. In 1988, my father sent me off for a semester in India with his 1960s Ricoh 35mm. Complete with a hot-shoe-mounted light meter, that sweet little two pound metal beast accompanied me all over the world’s biggest democracy for four months. I took a ton of disposable tourist crap and a few well-composed and decently-metered shots. I had no idea what I was doing. I pretty much still don’t.

Narain and Guru
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I Think I Just Had an Obasm

Posted in cripsyduck, politics with tags , , , , , , on November 5, 2008 by criPSy duck

If you’re anywhere near sick of conservative domination in the U.S., then last night was sheer political ecstacy for you. It was for me. Continue reading

Go Vote!

Posted in cripsyduck, music, politics with tags on November 4, 2008 by criPSy duck

Ain’t nothin’ but history, baby.

And if you want somebody to watch the results with, come down to Gravity Lounge this evening where Brandon and I (Barling and Collins, the world’s deadliest guitar/cello duo) will be playing along with Trees on Fire and others.