This is the home of Danny Novo, erstwhile writer of features and fiction. I have a blog. I'll write something for you if you'll pay me. I'm an unabashed liberal and a stay-at-home father and an Apple fanboi. If any of those offend you, I'd suggest you move along. These are not the Internets you are looking for.

From the blog

  • Why do you need a gun? Part 1

    In the wake of the shoot­ings of tele­vi­sion reporter Ali­son Parker and her cam­era­man Andy Ward by some ass­hole, there has been a renewed vigor to the gun con­trol safety debate.

    I have been tak­ing advan­tage of this by ask­ing peo­ple on Face­book (an excel­lent venue for thoughtful

  • September 11

    Today is my birth­day. I share it with a national tragedy. I like to acknowl­edge both. For the birth­day, I share it with my friends and fam­ily. For the other, I share it here. On the day I turned thirty-one, ter­ror­ists killed 3,000 peo­ple in the United States. It was

  • SXSW 2014 Cover Art is Posted

    I have just posted this year’s album art for SXSW, the Music fes­ti­val in Austin in eleven days. But all is not well. SXSW has offered one track from each artist as a down­load (as a .tor­rent) since at least 2005. Accord­ing to the Unof­fi­cial SXSW Torrents