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Somehow, I manage to be simultaneously a bit of a Pollyanna and a bitter realist. One might call the philosophy that has allowed me to keep my equanimity around the election “Disaster Zen.” What is behind my adoption of Disaster…

Read the PostLit Counts: Disaster Zen for Writers

November 14 / blog

So now I think I’m funny, apparently. It might be too soon, but if you don’t laugh, you’ll cry, right? 9. Count Olaf inspired the Gothic Archies to write an entire album about him, but Donald Trump has to do his own…

Read the PostCount Olaf Beats Donald Trump, Bigly

November 9 / blog

On this day after the US election, my Facebook feed is full of my friends’ grief. They’re not grieving about a candidate — not really. They are grieving because they have to look their crying children in the eyes and…

Read the PostPost-election: ‘My culture is punk rock’

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