Tag: Montaigne

From the Little Writing Room Over the Garage: Mike reads “Montaigne’s Kidney Stone”

What a kidney stone does, is, it vaporizes your moral/ethical fibre. Unless you’re a French philosopher. From the book, “Montaigne in Barn Boots.” NOTE: Since I began posting the daily…View post

From the Little Writing Room Over the Garage: Mike reads “Non-Spill Fuel Nozzle”

I would suggest designers of the non-spill fuel nozzle inhaled too many gasoline fumes except its utter uselessness suggest none of them ever got within a city block of a…View post

From the Little Writing Room Over the Garage: Mike reads “Baseball, Briefly”

This one goes out to my baseball-playing nephews. From the book “Roughneck Grace,” available here. NOTE: Since I began posting the daily “From the Little Writing Room Above the Garage”…View post

From the Little Writing Room Over the Garage: Mike reads “Meet Montaigne”

Once I grabbed an electric pig fencer with my bare hands. Then I decided to write a goofy book about French philosophy. Not everybody dug it. But…* From the book…View post