John Darnielle, Idiomatic Genius

But we’ll cross that bridge when we drive the frightened horses across it. With their covered wagons behind them on fire. And the devil, scrawny and crazed, riding behind them on an Italian greyhound.

And oh, yeah, new EP soon, available for free download on the Radiohead model.

His writing really is spectacular. Why on earth did I not have my RSS reader subscribed to before now?