Listening to: The Mountain Goats, “Collapsing Stars” There’s a war being waged in my living room. It’s one of a long line of wars that have come and gone over the past several years: the Epic SSX Tricky War of 2005 (which began when Husband told me, “You probably won’t be very good at this […]Read More The Great Tetris War of 2011
Like, seriously. Backstory: Six years ago, I saw one of my favorite bands for the first time–at their final* show ever. After that, I decided I needed to see all my other favorite bands BEFORE they broke up, and this became a new goal in my life. So I saw a couple of my bands, […]Read More In Which Our Heroine Has The Best Weekend EVER!
I so made a mistake choosing English Lit as a major in college. Obviously, I was destined to be a great artist. Such a tragic waste of talent, that. Behold, my masterpiece. I shall call it Qwerty.Read More Thursday Time Waster
Listening to: Bayside, “Montauk“ Just a quick post today. First of all, my birthday is coming, and The Husband asked me today how tall I am. I am officially dying of curiosity. What is he up to that he requires my height? This is mystifying me. Secondly, it’s a beautiful freaking day out. Third, the […]Read More Dropping In
Now I’m just making crap up (see title). I’m thinking about starting a new feature on this blog, one that will be rolled out next week. I haven’t yet decided if it will occur on Mondays or Fridays. I’ll make that all-important decision this weekend, and on Monday I’ll introduce the new feature. Speaking of […]Read More Randomnia Miscellanea…uh…Ergo Sum?
Listening to: Fallout Boy, “Bang the Doldrums” Just found this awesome Firefox plug-in. Download it, restart Firefox to install, and create an account. Then all you have to do is click the “Stumble!” button it creates in your browser, and you’re on your way to Catwaxing Heaven! I’m on there as “kbax” if you want […]Read More Cat-wax-a-licious
Wanna get in the holiday spirit? Wanna walk around your house singing like a cat all night? Here ya go. (Note: If you haven’t already, you have to download the Rhapsody player to listen, but it’s free and there’s no registration.) I find this place really interesting. My nation is approaching its one-day anniversary. It’s […]Read More Random Linkage Fun
Listening to: The Postal Service, “Such Great Heights”; Guster, “The Captain” Interesting afternoon. First: Went to run some errands. Had to drop of my dress and Husband’s suit for his company holiday party next weekend for some cleaning of the dry variety. It was a slightly comedic adventure. First I decided to try on another […]Read More Wind and Twilight
This is just too much damn fun. I enjoyed it so much, I had to watch it twice. Amazing what some people come up with.Read More To get you in the Christmas spirit…or, alternatively, get you groovin’.