I AM BACK, and have not rested upon my laurels but labored and learned, like Hercules and like Smartcules, his buff cousin who wears glasses and learns by punching. We installed a new floor in our spare room! It was very difficult, but allow me to give you a piece of advice: if you ever… Continue reading Other Pursuits, November 2022
Good news and bad news, gang! And then another good news! Good News #1 Ya boi got his dang degree earlier this year! The earliest this year one could have described it as 'this year', actually; my graduation date, 1.1.2022, looks fake as hell, which both tickles and enrages me to no end and in… Continue reading A Change In Format
Okay listen: You know I love you people but my wife's job is doing a cake for her birthday in forty minutes, and like, comics are still gonna be there later today, but the same cannot be said of cake, so let's roll this beautiful book footage and get your boi a slice. (Obligatory reminder… Continue reading New Comics Haul Week Of 11.2.22
BEIN' SPOOKED, END OF STORY.Nah jk I probably did some other stuff too, like quit Twitter; lemme have a rummage. (Obligatory reminder to subscribe to my once-monthly newsletter here, which rounds up everything I wrote in the preceding month, grants access to a curated members-only Spotify playlist, and includes a piece of exclusive bonus collectible content… Continue reading Other Pursuits, October 2022
Let’s Talk Bookish is a weekly meme hosted by Aria @ Book Nook Bits and Dani @ Literary Lion where we discuss certain topics, share our opinions, and spread the love by visiting each other’s posts. As far as I can tell, I think one Let's Talk Bookish every month is a free space, for whatever book-topic you've been… Continue reading Let’s Talk Bookish Week Of 10.28.22: Halloween Freebie!
AS BEFITS THE SPOOKITY SZN, our yard has been claimed as the home, albeit probably temporary, of TWO BLACK CATS ₐₙd ₐₗₛₒ ₐ gᵣₑy ₐₙd wₕᵢₜₑ ₜₐᵦᵦy ₒₙₑ, whom we have lent the traveling-names of Hallie Ween (mama, black), Mage (bb #1, black), and Jack (of the Obsessive Bonesman fame, bb #2, tabby). They are… Continue reading New Comics Haul Week Of 10.26.22
Let’s Talk Bookish is a weekly meme hosted by Aria @ Book Nook Bits and Dani @ Literary Lion where we discuss certain topics, share our opinions, and spread the love by visiting each other’s posts. How much do book titles matter? Unfortunately, I would have to say that titles matter, sometimes a great deal but but maybe not… Continue reading Let’s Talk Bookish Week Of 10.21.22: Do Book Titles Matter?
Well, my wife just called them 'vampire seeds' after mishearing me say I was going to have some sunflower seeds, so OBVIOUSLY that's all I'm ever calling them again; frankly I'm surprised it took this long. She also hates Brad Bellflower, the absolutely fictional founder of Apartments.com, with an incandescent loathing that would kill any… Continue reading New Comics Haul Week Of 10.19.22
CHARCUTERIE UPDATE: Asiago? Asiag-no. Thank you; as you were. (Obligatory reminder to subscribe to my once-monthly newsletter here, which rounds up everything I wrote in the preceding month and includes a pice of exclusive bonus content I will NEVER repost anywhere else, ever! It’s free, fast, fun, and you’ll feel left out of the cool kids’ newsletter conversation… Continue reading New Comics Haul Week Of 10.12.22
Pop quiz, gentle readers! Are we watching several small children while their parents travel for a funeral, or looking after very drunk friends who never seem to sober up: Can’t stop crying, can’t tell us why Want to watch a specific thing, can’t tell us what it is, what platform it's on, or whether it's… Continue reading New Comics Haul Week Of 10.5.22