This is interesting: a writer who keeps getting discovered and rediscoverd and rediscovered—and yet not many, not enough, are reading. He was a genius. Tormented in ways we will never understand, but an absolute genius of his craft.
Found this in my closet. It is a list from the 8th grade, I think. (Yes, I am old enough to have continuous feed paper.) It was done for career counseling after filling out an exhaustive bubble survey about what I liked to do. As I look for new ways to make money, I’ll seriously consider them.
I see some decent possibilities on here. Now I need to go find mine. I have one stored away in a bin in the basement, too. As a person who values options, I never could bear to part with it.
One of my favorite people and photographers on the planet, Rob Amberg, on the porch at the Center for Documentary Studies at Duke during our more than four-hour conversation. I featured Rob on Looking at Appalachia in two parts: here and here. I have a huge amount of respect for both Rob and his work.