Monthly Archives: February 2013

My Library Crush

No, this post is not about some cute library clerk that I ran into or some hot and steamy rendezvous between the stacks.  I simply have to say that I’m completely crushing on our local library system right now.  See, … Continue reading

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Supporting Arts & Culture: As long as it’s safe…

Recently I stumbled across a link to the Cuyahoga Arts & Culture group.  They were offering grants to two programs in the Cleveland area and the grants would be awarded to 2 of 6 finalists based on votes from the … Continue reading

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The view from here…a glimpse inside our bubble.

We’ve probably been spending the last 18 months pretty solidly trying to get all of our STUFF under control in the house.  We have a pretty big house that’s been in my family forever.  Really, my grandfather built it back … Continue reading

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No Compilation?

I know it’s been quite some time since I’ve said anything about the 2nd edition of my compilation-forming endeavors and I wanted to update the one or two of you that may actually have been waiting for it. First, I … Continue reading

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This blog sucks

Just as the title implies, we’re a fucking mess. We have tried going at it different ways and have re-vamped and re-launched a couple different times on here and even previous to this on the UnderCulture site and Kiss The … Continue reading

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The First Rule of Dealing with Criticism

Every day we’re (that’s a collective we’re) being criticized.  It may be direct or under someone’s breath.  It may be constructive or it may be yet another jealous tirade.  For me? I’ve discovered my first rule of dealing with criticism. … Continue reading

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Lyrics vs. spoken word vs. prose over music

Sara & I have slightly different musical interests (very slightly) and this is really only attributed to one factor. While Sara enjoys the full musical picture that is portrayed, I tend to lean toward the lyrics and how well they … Continue reading

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