Posts made in January, 2015

Blog #14: Vodka in Minneapolis

Blog #14: Vodka in Minneapolis

  Why bodka?  (HA!!  I said ‘bodka’…) Why Minneapolis?  (Because that’s just where it was.) There is freedom in vodka. In vodka there is death. Ensconced (entrapped) in living. I should be working on my novel… ‘Should’ is debilitating; ‘Is’ is liberating. No, no—I should be working on my novel… (Ah!  Yes… there is that…) Why do I do that?  I know it will feel good to exercise, but I have to...

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Blog # 13: the Selfie (an interview)

Blog # 13:  the Selfie (an interview)

MISHKA: “So, Mishka, let’s get right down to it, shall we? I think what’s on everybody’s mind right now: when will your debut novel, ‘Natalya’s Tale’, be available? MISHKA: “Well, I’m glad you asked—but, quite frankly, I just don’t know. I might send it into the publisher at absolutely any time now… then again, I might not. (You know how I can be…)” MISHKA: “[HA!] Yes, well, I guess I suppose I...

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