October 30th, 2006
For several weeks it seemed the Shaker thang going down around here was just another flash-in-the-pan San Francisco quirk:
But now our correspondents are chiming in about similar happenings from the sidewalks of Milan:
…to the boutiques of Shibuya:
Now the pattern is clear. For Spring 2007, woodcut is the new black. You heard it here first.
October 23rd, 2006
Hemingway wrote a classic 6-word story, supposedly on a bet: “For sale: baby shoes, never used.” (In my book, just one supershort story tops that: Julius Caesar’s classic “Veni, vidi, vici.”)
Flickr’s Caterina Fake sent out a call for new 6-word stories. What fun! I threw these into the mix:
- This Kool Aid tastes like cyanide.
- America goes the way of Rome.
- Sting ray fells hunter of crocs.
- I’m sorry, that lump is cancer.
- Boy meets girl. Girl sautees boy.