Kramer Wetzel


Innovation This is the strangest fellow, brother John. Come bring your luggage nobly on your back. For my part, if a lie may do thee grace, I’ll gild it with the happiest terms I have. Prince Hal in Henry IV pt. 1, V.iv.125-8 So, the new Ear Pods from the fruit company, who’s on board? [...]

The Nix

The Nix The Nix – Nathan Hill That started well. Fun. First person shooter (video game). Tenure track success but — author manque. Here is what he loved: the way it felt setting the hook with that snap of his wrist; the feeling of the fish plunging to the bottom, all power and muscle and [...]

Thunderbird on Manor

Thunderbird on Manor If you think you’re free, there’s no escape possible… —Ram Dass On the table near the door — my old hood? For more details? See…

Reading Habits

Reading Habits Early in my most recent college career, I had a professor who insisted on making reading an interactive sport. “Always read with a pen in hand.” Nice idea, but I was borne of an age and with a family that impressed on me the sanctity of the printed word. Books were to be [...]

Old and Wise

Old and Wise To make it to old and wise? I had to survive a lot of young and stupid. Just in passing, seems like I had a protracted case of young and stupid, more than my fair share. What’s that about?