My Philosophy, Part 2011

Jose Vilson Jose 4 Comments

Recently, Chuck Klosterman wrote an exceptional article on contemporary writer legend Jonathan Franzen in GQ Magazine, where Klosterman devotes a significant amount of time to Franzen’s perceptions of himself and people’s perceptions of him. He prefaced the entire article with this fantastic description of Franzen: “Important is a problematic word, particularly when prefaced by the modifier most and especially when prefaced by the modifier only. To classify a man as …

Me Thinking

Why I Blog

Jose Vilson Jose 5 Comments

Last week, a lady did a semi-interview with me regarding why I blog. At first, the question seemed simple enough, and I wrote: I blog because it gives me a space to express my views, and whether right or wrong, I just let my opinions rip … and tend to say the things that some people won’t. Now, I don’t know if that’s enough. In that moment, I hoped to …