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Music Monday: Azure Ray

On: November 28th, 2006 at 12:28 am | Number of Comments » 0

I featured one half (Maria Taylor, on right) of Azure Ray a while back. Here are four gorgeous songs by these two throaty southern women (Orenda Fink on left): If You Fall (from Hold On Love): Safe and Sound (from Azure Ray): These White Lights Will Bend To Make Blue (from Hold On Love): November […]


rust on a hot tin roof 17

On: November 27th, 2006 at 10:54 pm | Number of Comments » 0

rust on a hot tin roof 17 more rust, or as one admirer dubbed it “surrealist’s sheet music.”


rust on a hot tin roof 15

On: November 27th, 2006 at 10:53 pm | Number of Comments » 0

rust on a hot tin roof 15 sweeping leaves from the roof can lead to some chance photography. this is rust on the tin roof above the porch.


To serve and harass (follow-up)

On: November 27th, 2006 at 10:51 pm | Number of Comments » 0

My sister the dispatcher sent the following email to the watch commander I reported Deputy Altman to on Thanksgiving Day: —–Original Message—– From: Moeller, Janine L. Sent: Monday, November 27, 2006 4:52 PM To: Guilbault, Robert V. Subject: THANKSGIVING DAY INCIDENT HELLO,SIR,HOW ARE YOU?? MY NAME IS JANINE MOELLER,I’M ONE OF YOUR DISPATCHERS UP AT […]


Borat (2006, USA, Theater)

On: November 23rd, 2006 at 9:21 pm | Number of Comments » 0

Not as funny as all the hype, but plenty guffaw-inducing nonetheless. I went to see Borat by myself, so maybe it’s funnier in a group. First bonafide guffaw was at this line (paraphrased) “I come to America with few clothings and a jar of Gypsy tears to protect against the AIDS.” For some reason, I […]


Baby Rachel and Uncle Gerald

On: November 23rd, 2006 at 7:47 pm | Number of Comments » 0

As long as I keep bouncing her up and down, baby Rachel is happy. She is my sister Jill’s daughter and this is her first Thanksgiving. The thick black hair is courtesy her Hispanic father, Ray. She was born a little premature and very small, but is cute as a button. I will have no […]


To serve and harass

On: November 23rd, 2006 at 6:42 pm | Number of Comments » 5

Earlier today a cop harassed me for making phone calls from a public street in my mom’s (my old) neighborhood. I can’t get a cell phone signal at my mom’s house so I go outside and walk around the block for calls. I’ve been doing this for the past few days. Today, Thanksgiving Day, I […]


Against the Day

On: November 23rd, 2006 at 3:53 am | Number of Comments » 3

I will be reading another novel soon: Thomas Pynchon’s long-awaited latest, Against the Day, is officially out and my pre-ordered copy from Amazon will arrive in a week or so. It is listed as coming in at 1120 pages, just how I like ‘em. Amazon has posted a description signed by the author himself. Here […]