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Pretty used to being with Gwyneth

Regrets that her mother did not smoke

Frank in all directions

Jean Cocteau and Jean Marais

Simply cannot go back to them

Roll your eyes at Samuel Beckett

John Gregory Dunne and Joan Didion

Metaphors with eyes

Life of Mary MacLane

Circle what it is you want

Not really talking about women, just Diane

Felicity's disguise

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In Which It's All About Location

A Domestic Travelogue


A is for an A-Frame

B is for Bungalow

C is for Cottage

D is for Detached Home

E is for Earth Sheltering

F is for Farmhouse

G is for Geodesic Dome

H is for Houseboat

I is for Indian Vernacular

J is for a Jerk Chicken Shack

K is for Konak

L is for Log Cabin

M is for Mews

N is for Nipa Hut

O is for Octagon House

P is for Patio Homes

Q is for Quinzhee

R is for Ranch Style

S is for a Southern Shotgun

T is for Triple Deckers

U is for Underground Catacomb Ossuaries

V is for Victorian

W is for Wigwam

X is for Xanadu Houses

Y is for Yurt

Z is for Zulu Beehive House

Molly Lambert is the managing editor of This Recording.

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Will Hubbard's Alphabet

Robert Creeley On Franz Kline

J.M.W. Turner At The Met

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Reader Comments (5)

i dont know what to say, i just love this

September 18, 2008 | Unregistered Commenteryvonne


September 18, 2008 | Unregistered CommenterDan


September 18, 2008 | Unregistered CommenterFelipe

jesus, I wrote that shit in like one fortnight

May 20, 2009 | Unregistered CommenterMolly
Such an Interesting post .. Loved it !!
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