In which the cat attempts to feign interest in matters such as

lack of sleep, agony over final papers, the return of pseudo-winter weather, anxiety over long-haul flights, the overwhelming buffet of art obsessed with self-reflexivity, spectacle, and simulacra in oppressively large museums…

… gourmet tinapa, gourmet tuyo, chicaron, algorithmic poetry, ‘pataphysics, portmanteau, harpoons, whale-lines, scopophilia, tax returns, google earth