Trying to be Spring

The weather keeps trying to be spring and failing. It’s a bit draining, really. Yesterday was gorgeous but with work, I was inside all day. Still, getting to see sunshine through the big front window as heartening. Today is more rain but at least it’s not miserably cold. The cat is being obnoxious and trying […]

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No. 189: Homie

So I’ve gotten pretty settled in. My room is where I’d like it to be for a while. Filled with all my silly collection and now with real bookshelves and a bed skirt and new rug and all. The house is nice. I like living in a big house and Sarah’s not a bad room […]

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No.185: Cracker Jack

Hey gang, It’s been a long while since I’ve blogged. Life got weird and sad and has now settled out to just very different. If you haven’t heard, Spencer and I are no longer together. I’ve moved in with my friend Sarah and am loving my new place. It’s sad when things don’t work out, […]

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no.171: it was good

  iPAD Spence and I got the iPad 2  Wi-Fi for the plane ride to Hawaii b/c he needed to work on a midterm and reading. His laptop battery life is for naught. When the pad3 came out, the 2 jumped down like $150 so it was much more reasonable. I have been resisting the […]

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No.165: leer

I’ve been reading a lot lately, which is good. Gide said that “to read a writer is not merely to get an idea of what he says but to go off with him and travel in his company”, so I suppose I’ve been having some good adventures. Finished the Dark Tower series byStephen King. I […]

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No.164: Baltimore Beauties

This week, Baltimore based band LANDS & PEOPLES Because you ought to.  Caleb and Beau are day dream machines. Not entirely sure what I mean by that? Have a listen.  I’m particularly fond of “Ghosts” (featured in this Impose article Premiere)  but their whole full length, “Pop Guilt”  I think will be really good. You can pre-order their […]

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no.162. Baltimore Beauties: 16 Tons

BALTIMORE BEAUTIES I’m starting a new segment featuring my particular favorites amongst baltimore’s offerings. to get the ball rolling, 16 TONS, where i was just hired.  “Timeless Goods for the Modern Gent”, reads the tag line of the one-room shop on Hampden’s “Avenue”. Directly across from the very tasty Golden West (another h. favorite), 16 Tons offers a perfectly […]

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