John Philipp's Writings
People mention needing closure a lot, especially here in California where closure was invented — along with denial, actualization, primal scream, male sensitivity and the hot tub in which to exorcise all those feelings. I’ve never met a closure consultant, but I can assure you, without bothering to even check, that in Marin County we have them coming out of our...
Mill Valley Herald
I’m in a literary bind of my own making. I decided to write a novel — a literary novel not a humorous one as you might expect from me. When you read a literary novel, you have to check the dictionary at least once a page and invent theories about what the author really means because he certainly is not going to tell you. I have written 150,000 words so far, about...