- Elsa's minutes.
- Elsa Bloggs
commences at 6:35p; Sandy, Ragnar, and Elsa in
attendance. Sid shows up almost immediately - sits
quietly on the couch. How does he know when to put in an
appearance? I think Sandy is tipping him off. Why?
has sketched a dog for the logo based on a piece by Henry
Fuseli. No snakes. Sid looks hurt but holds his tongue.
space has been rented, and the name "Hemaphone" has been
registered. We are now a business of sorts: Hemaphone
Productions. The discussion turns to how one runs a
business. In a matter of minutes, Ragnar is talking about I Walked with a Zombie. We're doomed. Somehow he
segues into the five numbers he and Sandy are working up
for Rat Songs. I feel the color return to my
cheeks. Sid's still one topic behind and wants to talk
about Anthony Mann, a movie director. I say, "Later!" and
it works. It's harder to cut Ragnar or Sandy off like
that. They're going to make the recordings. But Sid just
eats the chips or whatever we've got lying around.
- "Moonlight," in
fact, is ready to go. Another number - "Favor" - might be
next. There's no instrumentation, which will speed things
asks Sid a question about Web design. Surprisingly, he provides
something useful. I refill the chips. Meeting