Back from New York

(apologies for the cross-posting, and for those who’ve seen the news elsewhere already!) About a month ago, Jim let me know that he wanted to take me to New York City for the Dances of Vice festival. I’ve been drooling over the online photos from this event for years now, but the idea of traveling to NYC for a costume party has always seemed excessive, especially for my inclined-to-the-frugal self….

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November Week 2

Given how the month is shaping up, it’s unlikely I’m going to manage more than a sparse post every week or so. Which is possibly just as well: my friend Chris commented last weekend that my posts have been sounding a bit dissatisfied, which is not really how I want to be coming across.

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November Week 1

I was planning to post about Halloween: costumes (keymaster & gatekeeper from GHOSTBUSTERS), pumpkins, parties and comic book treats, but the week started busy and then Maine voted against same-sex marriage rights and I was back to my usual misanthropic self, which is generally a Not Good place from which to blog.

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