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…But Don’t Take My Word For It!

Pictured above are t-shirts for sale on 80sTees.Com for $24 each. (Click on a photo to order!) ************************************************************************ And FYI: “Reading Rainbow” host LeVar Burton is on Twitter! ************************************************************************ And last but not least, check out R. Stevens’ ‘Diesel Sweeties’ … Continue reading

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Every Cloud Has A Silver Lining

As you may have heard, a tornado cut through my hometown and much of Western Massachusetts on June 1st. Four people died, many were injured, and property damage (including to my friend Kim’s brother’s house) was estimated to total over … Continue reading

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Murder, She Drank

I’ve been following Bonnie Burton (aka @bonniegrrl) on Twitter ever since she started live-Tweeting her viewings of the old 1980s and ’90s TV show “Murder, She Wrote.” All twelve seasons are now available for instant streaming on Netflix. Oh, and … Continue reading

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Live Long & Prosper, or, Why I Love George Takei

Oh man, I love George Takei. My Mom is a bit of a Star Trek fan from back in the day, to be honest it’s the only sci-fi she really cares for, so we went to the Springfield Symphony Orchestra … Continue reading

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<3 Less Than Three <3

For Valentine’s Day weekend (Saturday February 12th, 2011), my local paper, The Springfield Republican, ran the following piece featuring the work of my incredible, brilliant, amazing, extraordinary, fantastic, sarcastic, talented, smartypants, and just all-around awesome boss, the Mount Holyoke College … Continue reading

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Or, As She Is Lovingly Known, “Tits McGee”

One of my friends, who shall remain nameless for the time being, was talking to me about this blog. Which in and of itself is awesome because I have no idea what I’m doing and any criticism, positive or negative, … Continue reading

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Pen Marks On My Soul

I’ve pretty much finalized my alliteration days-of-the-week topics. Of course I’m going to deviate from them, but it’s nice to have a little writing prompt when I’m at a loss.  I’m sticking to my pledge to post something, even only … Continue reading

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On My Grandfather’s Old Bookcase

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Squirrels, Mice, and Kitties – Oh My!

Believe it or not, I drastically edited my review of Squirrel Seeks Chipmunk to make it shorter. I ramble, I get lost on tangents, and eventually I forget what I was talking about. It’s one of my worst qualities in … Continue reading

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Peer Pressure Please!

Peer pressure me, won’t you? It’s not negative if I request it, right? On Friday, I met with my second-opinion back surgeon and he turned me down. If you’ve been following that particular story on Twitter, well, you know that … Continue reading

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