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My Happy Place: Ask Me Another

Last week I attended the live recording of one of my favorite NPR quiz shows: Ask Me Another. When I heard the show was coming to Washington DC, I squealed with delight and added tickets to my cart as Christmas gifts. 858 more words

Lisa Tully

Blogging the 2017 Grammys Category 65 – Best Recording Package

El Orisha De La Rosa Magín Díaz

Reviewing my play history, I see I stopped listening to this after two songs. I’m not sure why, because it’s perfectly pleasant music from somewhere else where I think they speak Spanish. 430 more words

Grammys 2017

9 Graphic Novels You Should Be Reading

Ty Burr, The Boston Globe, August 4, 2017

When the term “graphic novel” first came into vogue in the 1980s, it was seen by many as just a fancy-pants name for comic books — a self-conscious way of bootstrapping a lowly medium into social acceptability. 146 more words


Joseph Writes Fanfic drabbles, Day 1: JoCo

All this month, I’ll be writing drabbles about various fandoms (Buffy, Preacher, Star Trek, Marvel, etc), as close to 100 words as possible.

In honor of today being… 118 more words


Paintober, Day 31 - The Weather Always Feels This Way

I’ve really enjoyed this project, y’all. It’s going to feel strange to wake up tomorrow and realize there’s no Paintober Day 32. I highly suspect November will involve a different “create something every day” initiative. 203 more words


Hometown Tunes: Tucson In Song (Part 3)

My adopted home, Tucson, Arizona, has a rich history of lyrical name checking in popular music. Here’s the part three of a continuing saga of songs that reference “The Old Pueblo”. 134 more words