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Five minutes

“Mom. Mom. Come on Mom!”

“Can you wait five minutes Maura?”

“Okay!” Maura goes over to the refrigerator where we have a timer, and sets it for fifty minutes. 201 more words


She's as crafty as the rest of us

Today, I bribed Maura into taking a shower by promising Starbuck’s. She prefers baths over showers, but I didn’t want to devote our whole morning into luring her out of said bath tub, so bribery it is. 182 more words


A Miles Davis primer.

A few years ago, I made an annotated mix CD for a friend who was unfamiliar with the work of Miles Davis. For some reason, I’ve decided to make a Spotify playlist based on that CD and post my original notes for his mix.  1,266 more words


How to excel at social media

So you want to be a social media guru? Get that blog you’ve started out into the wider world of interwebs? Well, grab a cup of coffee and let’s get going! 242 more words


Attack on Power Metal

Today’s Topic: Power Metal and Attack on Titan (Shingeki no Kyojin)

Picture it: you hear pleasant instruments such as a drum, a flute, and some cymbals. 724 more words

The one where no one gets my name right...

Okay, with a name like Phoebe, I’m used to getting my name misheard, misread, and mispronounced. Saying my name over the phone is the worst – “Bebe? 442 more words


Overwatch: An Anniversary Reflection

I initially started penning this piece upon the advent of the Anniversary Event, as I wished to offer a reaction, of sorts, to the Event as a whole. 2,633 more words