Q:† Frank Norris said the great American novel is not extinct, like the dodo, but mythical, like the hippogriff.
A:† Itís not a novel itís a blog.
Q:† I have to admit you posted Cultural Operator online, daily, and replied to reader comment, in the book.
A:† And itís shaped like a novel.
††††† It has a plot and characters, a setting and a theme.
Q:† You call it a picaresque, a diatribe, an agony in eight fits.
A:† The snark was a boojum, you see.
††††† Tweedledum and
Tweedledee were dirty old men who had designs on
††††† I get business cards like that in the mail.† From friends.
††††† Money & mail-art donít mix.
††††† I get a cloisonnť Kurt Schwitters Centennial Merz pin in the mail from a reader.