Fiver Answers – They’re Back, Too!

So, for those of you who aren’t familiar with The Fivers, lemme ‘splain. No, there is too much. Let me sum up. Go here. Then come back…because the answers are below: ——————————– Track 1:  “Sail” – AWOLNation [Audio clip: view full post to listen] This dude is nuts.  Seriously.  Go check out his site.  But,…

The Fivers: They’re BAAACK!

So, I’ve been listening to some music.  Mostly new – either not out yet or just barely.  And, I got all misty and nostalgic for the Friday Fivers.  Plus, Mari sort of shamed me into it… For those of you who’ve not yet had the pleasure, here’s the deal: I post five tracks  totally blind. …

Of Elephants and Gut Checks.

I’ve been thinking alot about blogging. The concept itself is fascinating to me.  I see it as both a source of delight and of vexation.  A sweet blessing and an insidious evil.  A medium through which we can show the best of ourselves or the worst of ourselves…and parts of ourselves that we didn’t know…

Hey, October? You’re pissing me off already.

Sweet cheeses on toast – this month has NOT begun well. On Friday – October 1 – Liam came home from pre-school all excited because “Ant’ony frew up on the beanbag chair in the Reading Center!” I felt my heart sink. And sure enough, just as I feared, the dreaded stomach virus struck precisely at…

I need some Eddie Izzard.

Seriously. I really need a laugh today. Join me, will you?