Monthly Archives: April 2015

Baltimore: Really, Who Didn’t See This Coming?

I feel bad for Baltimore, just as I felt bad for Ferguson–because of the innocents who get caught up in the mayhem, because of setbacks the violence and thievery of a few selfish punks who inevitably appear to take advantage … Continue reading

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Wednesday Words of Wisdom: Malcolm X

I believe in the brotherhood of man, all men, but I don’t believe in brotherhood with anybody who doesn’t want brotherhood with me. I believe in treating people right, but I’m not going to waste my time trying to treat … Continue reading

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Tunesday: 1988 Throwing Muses–Juno, Bright Yellow Gun & More

Kristen Hersh and her band, Throwing Muses, have been among my very favorites since I initially heard the song “Juno” from their first full length album, House Tornado, grind it’s way out of my stereo speakers back in 1988.  I’ve … Continue reading

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Monday Meme: Help From Above

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I saw this first via American Injustica.  The “mudflap” sensibility was selected to satisfy my own peculiar sense of humor.

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The NINELIVES of Cody Baker–At The Pittsburgh Gallery Crawl

One of the great things of living in Westsylvania is the vigor of our regional art community–we hit the city last night for the spring edition of Pittsburgh’s Cultural District “Gallery Crawl,” a seasonal festival of open galleries and performances … Continue reading

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Excerpt: The Irishman’s Tale

The Irishman’s Tale is a short story relating a pivotal moment in the life of a mysterious, iconic character from the earliest days of second tier colonization and namesake of The Irishman’s Mountains. As the story goes, the Irishman, whose … Continue reading

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This Should Be A Writing Prompt…

I grabbed this from Tumblr a few months ago because it made me smile. Now, finally getting around to posting it, it freaks me out a little.

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