dennis scharnberg

theory of stuff

They pretend as though, in repeating, they are actually inventing.

Cedric Plumm,  Calpurnia’s Dream and Other Essays.

it is risky

“How bad are things out your way, Bobby?”

“Bad enough.”

Roone Giddings,  An Arrangement of Particles.

whining as lifestyle

“How immense!”  exclaimed Janet, with more enthusiasm than she had intended.

Anselm Bligh,  A Collection of Miniatures.