Hey, everybody — it’s Materialist Tuesday! Or something. In the Buddhism I studied, there is a lot of talk about not getting attached to material things. It’s wise, of course, but the thing is, you kind of can’t avoid having things, can you? I try to really appreciate the things … more behind the clicky
So, here, have some music instead! I’ve just discovered this song by the Handsome Furs, and I think it makes a worthy addition to the “songs about chicks named Evangeline” genre: And I heard this one in a car ad and googled relentlessly until I found a free download … more behind the clicky
Last Wednesday, my mom flew in for a visit. Grandpa Texas’s health being what it is, I never post these things in advance anymore — I barely tell Eliza, in case something scotches the plans. Luckily, he is doing OK-ish — there was some bad news recently that appears to … more behind the clicky
“When I get big, I’m gonna be a ballerina, an’ a chef, an’ a farmer, an’ a superhero… an’ I’m gonna sell ice cream!” OK, bro.