four albums you should listen to, in case you haven’t yet.

four albums you should listen to, in case you haven’t yet.

I’m behind on most music at the moment, but there are still a few new releases of late I’m into. Do yourself a favor, and get your hands on all of these recent album releases.

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1. Broken Bells – After the Disco

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2. St. Vincent - St. Vincent

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3. Beck – Morni…

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just in case you missed it. [five things, 2.21.14]

just in case you missed it. [five things, 2.21.14]

I’m in Portland on a writing retreat that so far has been an abysmal failure. The goal was to be here for five days, the first four alone, in a place where I was comfortable but had no responsibilities, connections, etc, where I could just plant myself in various coffee houses and bars and write as a voluntary captive. This was largely to force myself to do the very hardest part of writing…

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guardians of the galaxy. [trailer park.]

It’s been a while since I posted, but I HAD to share this. HAD to.


true detective.Episode one has me really excited for the rest of the season. As I’d hoped, the first ep reveals a…View Post

true detective.

Episode one has me really excited for the rest of the season. As I’d hoped, the first ep reveals a…

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the best books i haven’t mentioned yet, part two. [2013 edition]Part one is here.
And, we’re off!
7. Eleanor & Park - Rainbow Rowell

Rainbow Rowell is Emily’s…View Post

the best books i haven’t mentioned yet, part two. [2013 edition]

Part one is here.

And, we’re off!

7. Eleanor & Park - Rainbow Rowell

Rainbow Rowell is Emily’s…

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my list for 2014, the year of world domination.

I’m more of a list person than a resolution person. Every year I create a big list that helps give direction to the things I want to do, be, and enjoy. I shared my list last year. It was a list that met with varying degrees of success, which will probably…

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my favorite albums of the year – vampire weekend.I’ve always liked Vampire Weekend, but to be honest, before this album I’d gotten a bit tired of…View Post

my favorite albums of the year – vampire weekend.

I’ve always liked Vampire Weekend, but to be honest, before this album I’d gotten a bit tired of…

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grand budapest hotel gets another trailer.I want to watch this movie right this second!
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grand budapest hotel gets another trailer.

I want to watch this movie right this second!

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my favorite albums of the year - daft punk.Daft Punk’s Random Access Memories is perhaps theprime example of why I am really glad I don’t…View Post

my favorite albums of the year - daft punk.

Daft Punk’s Random Access Memories is perhaps theprime example of why I am really glad I don’t…

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musical joyism.

My love affair with CDZA is the stuff of legend. They simply make the world a more joyful and beautiful place to live, and I say that with no exaggeration intended.

In this instance, we see the joy created when a super gay guy croons for random ladies,…

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