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How Yinz Doin? And other stuff

May 9, 2016

Okay, so a grammar question.  Ellen tells me that “yinz” is plural.  And she is the English Literature major from a prestigious college while my ejumication background is less stellar so she ought to know. 1,304 more words

Hope N'at

We sat along the crick waiting
The sky was unusually blue
the blue of joy
We packed our lunch
chipped chopped ham sandwiches
and planned to stay all day… 79 more words

Jambalaya Manifesto--In Which I Elaborate on a Lifelong Love Affair

Dear Lily June,

I love your father. I truly do. But in some ways, because we’re both poets, our love affair is a derivative of our first (and longest-lasting) love: our love of words. 1,371 more words

Writing And Blogging

It’s Been a While Since You Gave Us Money

As I look in my “stupid things charities do” folder, I’m at a loss as to where to start this post. I do know where to end though. 931 more words


A Pittsburgh Hot Spot

A thousand of us bloggers and writers have already written about Butcher and the Rye and I feel I should be no different since I stopped in for a nightcap last week. 129 more words

Just a Quick Sip

One of the newest crazes in the city is rooftop bars. With the sun making it’s debut for what seems like the first time this summer I ventured out of the house down to Picklesburgh on the Rachel Carson Bridge. 275 more words

Pittsburgh's Joe Manganiello Does Yinzer Accent on Late Night Seth

One of the best looking angels actors out of Pittsburgh, Joe Manganiello, joined Seth Meyers on “Late Night” .

Joe talked hanging with Pittsburgh’s Steelers. Since Seth’s Dad is a Pittsburgh native he had to ask him to give us his best Pittsburghese. 18 more words