Day: August 31, 2015

A Little Post About Wes Craven, the Monster Who Made Me Write

Posted on

la-me-ln-wes-craven-dies-at-76-20150830I’ve never written an obituary or anything of that sort before, not at any meaningful length or for anyone of significance, unless you count the essay I wrote about my father a couple years after his death. The best obituaries are those that aren’t narcissistic, but are able to encapsulate the stature of that person in the context of both the individual writer’s life and in a much broader sense. So, I’ll see what I can do, walk that tightrope. Read the rest of this entry »