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Remix Reflection

The main purpose of my work with remix was to combine a grouping of songs together. I focused on one band in particular, Marianas Trench, who reference 10 different songs within the bridge of their song “Dearly Departed.” The song is about the lead singer’s reflection on his recently failed relationship with his ex-fiancée. 643 more words


Restaurant Review: Uncle Jack's Meat House

Details: Located at 36-18 Ditmars Blvd, Astoria, NY 11105. Official site is http://www.unclejacksmeathouse.com/astoria-queens-location

Score: 7.6/10

Uncle Jack’s Meat House is a somewhat upscale steak house in Astoria, though it does have other locations. 117 more words


FisherPoets... soon!

FisherPoets 2019 will be happening Friday, February 22, thru noon, Sunday, February 24, 2019, in Astoria, Oregon. The Evening Reading Schedule is posted (seven venues, 100+ poets), as is the… 20 more words


Book Review: Divided Loyalties by Nilofar Shidmehr

Divided Loyalties – Nilofar Shidmehr (Astoria, 2019)

New and different voices and particularly voices coming from other cultures and histories are something that I’m always on the look out for. 457 more words

Book Reviews

10 Things to Do: Astoria, Queens

My husband and I used to live in Astoria, Queens, and while we are now glad to be away from the hustle and bustle of NYC, we are nostalgic for the good times (and good food!) we had in this amazing city. 780 more words


Borough Number Three: A Quick Weekend of Food in Queens

Jelly bombs at Comfortland = happiness

One of my countless quests and collections includes going to all of New York’s boroughs. You’d think by now with only five of them and the close proximity, I’d have accomplished my goal. 2,484 more words

Trip Report

Wait, I thought we left all this...

Good morning, Oregon Coast!  Three inches of snow overnight here on the farm in Astoria…yet nothing stuck in Portland. WTF y’all.

But hey, it was pretty and hey, we ain’t on the East Coast so no subzero vortex hell for us. 200 more words

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