Fake Memes

Do you keep a book in your house for Reasons [other than reading/pleasure]? If so, what is it? [My answer: Victoria Holt’s┬áThe Secret Woman. Not the greatest book, but a good example of a gothic romance. Which is not what I like to write, and not why I keep it around. It’s my paperback-sized writing … More Fake Memes

Pic of my week 6

Unnecessary Explainerorama: these posts are pics of things I saw and thought about this week. As seen in Blaine, Minnesota: a silver-grey building with the signs “21st Century Bank” and “counselor realty.com.” Despite its fantastic font, this particular bank location is no longer part of the future. :(

Shovels and Rope

Heard this duo on Live From Here (formerly A Prairie Home Companion, if you’re an old like me) a couple weeks ago and I really enjoyed them. I am tempted to write a whole post about how tough it is to find new music, except I learned about this group by turning on the radio. … More Shovels and Rope

Pic of my week 5

Unnecessary Explainerorama: these posts are pics of things I saw and thought about this week. Academic mysteries: a brown door with a torn white paper sign taped to it. The sign reads: Do NOT open. (As Seen In an unnamed academic building, somewhere in Northern Minnesota)

Pic of my week 4

Unnecessary Explainerorama: these posts are pics of things I saw and thought about this week. Extreme close up of a pink and white amaryllis bloom, stamen, and pistil.