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Pelerin 2006 Syrah

Monterrey County, CA; 14.5% ABV
$3 for 375ml at the Richmond, CA, store in early October.  Gone now.

I decanted this wine off some sediment for about a half hour of so before I tasted it.  83 more words


4 Glorious Days in Portland, Oregon

Earlier this month, Mr. J and I hopped on a plane and flew out west to the self-proclaimed “weird” city of Portland, Oregon. For me this trip was about three things- food, vintage shops, and… 589 more words


Halloweentown in St. Helen's, Oregon

As a 90’s kid, October was about one thing- the Halloween movie marathon that happened every year. I could not wait to lay on my couch and watch every single classic movie that made Halloween a real event! 910 more words


How Dostoevsky predicted Trump's America

Ani Kokobobo, University of Kansas

As a professor of Russian literature, I’ve come to realize that it’s never a good sign when real life resembles a Fyodor Dostoevsky novel. 1,092 more words


yet another bluebird

The bluebird at your window
beats on the panes
like your steady flow
of pain, pangs,
the bird pulls back to return
and thwap his blue and black… 185 more words

Original Work

Donny Broussard - Producer of John Fallon's The Shelter


“DONNY BROUSSARD produced This Way To You which earned him the gold award at NOVAC, and his documentary Little Houses played theaters around the south and is currently airing on the Documentary Channel. 1,138 more words


US navy challenges China’s claims in South China Sea, Beijing cries foul

Guided-missile destroyer USS Decatur (DDG 73) operates in the South China Sea as part of the Bonhomme Richard Expeditionary Strike Group (ESG) in the South China Sea on October 13, 2016. 947 more words