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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.

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Blog About Your Blog Being Blogged

Posted in cripsyduck with tags , on June 10, 2008 by criPSy duck

The Hook posted a nice snippet on my return to the literary fold.

Big thanks, you guys.

NOTE: Cripsy’s Crawl ran until summer ’02 – not ’01 as the article claims.

Ripples in the Pond

Posted in cripsyduck with tags on June 2, 2008 by criPSy duck

Sweet! Within 48 hours of this site’s inception, squidtank at hooked up a link to the Cripsy’s Crawl Archive. I’m somebody, I’m special, and dang it, people LIKE ME.

Thanks cVillainMUSEstyle. Blog is not a dirty word. It’s just a silly word.

Cripsy Archive Online

Posted in cripsyduck, music with tags on May 30, 2008 by criPSy duck

Fans of old-school turn-of-the-century rock journalism may want to check out the Cripsy’s Crawl Archive. Although it only contains a year and a half of the columns, it’s pretty good for a chuckle or two. The bands page shows a complete listing of all the acts I covered in that span, with links to articles that mention them. If you find a dead link, please let me know.