May 23, 2004 11:14 AM

Blue Velvet was either comedic gold or artsy-fartsy farce.

I find that I'm sleeping less but feeling better. 7 to 8 hours seems to do it for me lately.

William Styron's Sophie's Choice contains the funniest descriptions of male libido, possibly ever.

Tomorrow, allegedly, my typewriter arrives. I'll finally be able to posture of the writer properly.