What I’m reading: The Last Good Kiss, by James Crumley, and Joe Nocera’s long and worthwhile NYTimes magazine article about the risk management and its role in the financial meltdown.
What I’m watching: The Godfather, I & II.
What I’m drinking: Plymouth & Q Tonic, and Martin Ray merlot 2005.
What Rufus is up to: Getting ready to have his first day of alone-time in more than 2 weeks.
Where I’m going: Nowhere, although I really oughtta get down to Philly sometime to see my friend Drake before he moves away.
What I’m happy about: A pal of mine from college, Craig Gidney, just published a short story collection: Sea, Swallow Me. (I really oughtta make a side-page of links to books by my friends and acquaintances.) And a childhood pal of mine whom I haven’t seen in 20 years got in touch this weekend, leading to a catch-up dinner on Sunday.
What I’m sad about: Having to go right back to work.
What I’m pondering: Whether I should score some weed and prostitutes at my local Burger King.