How to Go Broke 99 Cents at a Time

Music has always been a huge part of my life. It was instrumental (pardon the pun) in bringing me and Tara together and, to a lesser extent, in driving a wedge between me and the ex. I liked Nirvana, she was into Destiny's Child. In retrospect, we were doomed from the start. At least I … Continue reading How to Go Broke 99 Cents at a Time

Music To My Ears

I've been listening to music all day. Actually, I've been listening to music nearly nonstop for the past week. My iPod is getting a serious workout. This all started the Sunday before my trip to Ely, when I broke down and bought a new car stereo from Best Buy. I'd wanted one for ages - … Continue reading Music To My Ears

The Art of the Mixtape

I bought a new coffee maker yesterday as my old one was on the fritz, and this first cup tastes a bit like rubber and plastic. Not sure why - I cleaned it first, and brewed a cycle using hot water as the instructions indicated - but, bleh. Maybe I've become used to free motel … Continue reading The Art of the Mixtape