If, like Taylor Swift, you're shocked, dismayed and wondering what in the heck happened to all the great articles and essays that used to be on this blog, relax! It's all been moved (along with some new articles) to its new home:
As for THIS blog, it's going into a short hiatus but will return in a few weeks as more of a running journal on my writing process and shorter "one-off" pieces, perhaps with some guest contributors. I envision it being breathlessly hysterical, heart-warming, stunningly profound, and simply wonderful. More likely it'll just be mildly amusing (but that is NO reason not to come back and visit!)
So go check out http://deepbluestatic.wordpress.com/ and come on back here in a few weeks!