The Weekend: April 4-5, 2020

Hey, kids, before we get started with the Weekend Wrap-Up, how about some juicy links. Over at Blogger I wrote about video games and science fiction Tuesday, while Thursday we concentrated on frustration with all aspects of COVID-19, particularly the washed horde's insistence on being buttholes about it. At Tumblr, I had some nice pieces … Continue reading The Weekend: April 4-5, 2020

Friday, October 25, 2019

The rain's moved in and it's been coming down all day. Perfectly suited for extreme napping. However, Tropical Storm Olga has kicked up in the Gulf and is heading our way with more rain this weekend. Fine by me. I've gotten further into When Gravity Fails and things are finally starting to get moving. I don't mean … Continue reading Friday, October 25, 2019

Tuesday, October 15, 2019

It is Mose Allison weather today. Rainy and grey, but not too hard nor too threatening. Cool but with no bite. Just the right amount of humidity. Melancholy. Maybe light some off to the west. Play Mose Allison's Backwoods Suite and tell me I'm wrong. Finished off the Mendocino, which sort of makes it just perfect. Yes, I am playing Mose … Continue reading Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Tuesday, October 8, 2019

Man, hasn't it been a weird day? In among the never-ending parade of, admittedly, "weird days", this one has been particularly hard on the nerves. Not so much mind-breaking, just petulantly unpleasant. Raised on comic books & the softest of science fiction, I do have a whimsical streak despite all my cynical materialism. One of my favorite … Continue reading Tuesday, October 8, 2019