SILENCE IS ALWAYS AVAILABLE

I guess not so many readers of this page are into Godzilla movies. Your loss. Anyhow, the book about Eiji Tsuburaya consumed most of my working hours for the past five years and it’s not right to exclude it from my work as a writer. It really is a groovy book. ANYWAY, I’ve been thinking […]

MY SECOND AND A HALF BOOK

I keep forgetting to mention this. But my second and a half book came out in November. It’s called Eiji Tsuburaya: Master of Monsters: Defending the Earth with Ultraman and Godzilla. Even though the author credit is August Ragone, and even though August is a real guy and he wrote the text, and even though […]

NEW SG ARTICLE, DREAMS, NIRVANA DVD

For those who’ve asked, the part of the song “She Evil Carries Roses” about the dream is the verse that starts off, “Rushing past the mirror on the door.” That pretty much recounts the dream casting the protagonist as the “she” of the title, rather than me. There was a mirror on the door of […]

SHE EVIL CARRIES ROSES

Here’s an old song of mine I’ve been listening to: She Evil Carries Roses This concerns a dark-haired girl in Chicago who, at the time, I was painfully enamored with. It seems to be a put down because I say she “evil” carries roses. But the song was meant affectionately. I think. I was in […]

DON’T ASK, DON’T TELL

Heres the second case in Dogens book of koans, Shinji Shobogenzo: Master Obaku Ki-un on Mt. Obaku in the Ko district ask Master Hyakujo Ekao, When I want to share with others the teachings which you have given us, how should I preach them? Master Hyakujo just remained sitting on his cushion without saying anything. […]