I love Christmas cards. It makes me so happy to have friends to write them to, and to receive then from friends in return.
We take a short brea from our all-Christmas program to report on another concert: Bloc Party at the Marquee. It was pretty awesome. I was unimpressed with the openers, the Dum Dum Girls. Musically, they were decent, but they were just too caught up in being Girl Rockers. The truly great female musicians are great … Continue reading Get Well, Kele
http://youtu.be/yw1a8cWzSvM December came out of nowhere for me this year, and when it finally got here I was all in a grump because I couldn't get the holiday spirit going. Then I went with Monita and one of her friends to a Sufjan Stevens Christmas singalong. Imagine the most over-the-top kitschy decorations, then add a … Continue reading Oh Tringles
Happy Thanksgiving, dear readers. This is my first major holiday in my new place, and I think I've spent about 15 minutes there--the rest of the day has been spent out and about. For all of the changes, I'm thankful for just about all the same things I was last year: my family, my Querido, … Continue reading Happy Thanksgiving