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  • From Rhonda Sider Edgington on thanks for checking back

    Maybe you’ve read it as well, but A Supposedly Fun Thing I’ll Never Do is so classic DFW – the way he veers wildly back and forth being laugh out loud funny and pondering deep and often depressing insights into facets of society that most of us haven’t thought about or seen.

  • From Rhonda Sider Edgington on thanks for checking back

    You’re welcome! Glad to hear you’re feeling better!

    Maybe you’ve read it as well, but A Supposedly Fun Thing I’ll Never Do is classic DFW – the way he veers wildly back and forth being laugh out loud funny and pondering deep and often depressing insights into facets of society that most of us haven’t thought about or seen.

    • From jupiterj on thanks for checking back

      I have read A Supposedly Fun Thing I’ll Never Do Again by David Foster Wallace. Have you read Inifinite Jest by him?

  • From Rhonda Sider Edgington on easter sunday

    I hadn’t read The Nature of Fun before – what a great essay!
    Thanks for sharing.

    • From jupiterj on easter sunday

      You’re welcome. Hope you had a good Easter!

  • From Elizabeth on t. s. eliot and guns that shoot music in my dream

    I found this because I too misremembered the line as “teach us to pray and not to pray. teach us to sit still.” It’s way better advice as he wrote it than as we dredged it up!

    • From jupiterj on t. s. eliot and guns that shoot music in my dream

      true that. Thanks for reading.

  • From Rhonda Sider Edgington on books

    Yay!

  • From Elizabeth on falling apart

    We’ll see you tomorrow! Love you!

  • From Elizabeth Jenkins on Eileen, clara barton of holland

    I had to google Clara Barton… heh.

  • From Elizabeth on coping with this dam disease

    Great to see you blogging! I love you!

  • From Jonny Keen on coping with this dam disease

    Sorry to read that you had a stroke. Pray for a quick recovery. peace

  • From Rhonda Edgington on coping with this dam disease

    Glad to see you back on the blog!
    I’m looking forward to coming by this week!

  • From Cindy Cosway on coping with this dam disease

    Love you!!

  • From Cindy Cosway on coping with this dam disease

    Love you!

  • From Elizabeth on cancer, darn

    For goodness sake, get the home delivery! I love you.

  • From Rhonda Edgington on cancer, darn

    Well that sucks.

  • From Elizabeth on how do you like your blue-eyed boy now Mister Death

    I don’t know… if you are in a good mood, that’s an improvement!