distracted and dismayed

Yes, it’s been a while.  No, I’m not dead. It is very hard to write about videogames while Donald Trump is still President.  Indeed, it is very hard to enjoy videogames while Donald Trump is President.  I sit in my basement… Read More ›

The Friday Funk

When even Twitter being adorable can’t snap you out of a melancholy mood, you know you’re in trouble. This is the best thing I’ve ever seen. — Jon Holmes (@jonholmes1) March 10, 2017 1. Here’s something positive – I’ve… Read More ›


1. Good news:  I may have figured out how to finish my album!  Let me rephrase that:  I may have figured out how to get myself properly motivated and energized so that I can finish this album.  Until I actually do get… Read More ›

the payoff

[EDIT:  I realize that, as I’d guessed in the first paragraph, I’d forgotten to talk about a bunch of things; those work-related interruptions did indeed screw up my train of thought.  Additional thoughts will be added below.] I’m having one… Read More ›

Where Is My Mind?

Again with the vanishing act, I know, I know… 1. Just a short while ago I’d mentioned that I was feeling pressure to complete my self-imposed Goodreads challenge.  I’d go through my backlog and purposely pick shorter books, and read them a… Read More ›