So, I have two big pieces of news today. First of all, the Warren County Children's Advocacy Center is opening up at the end of this month/beginning of August and I could not be more stoked. When I interviewed for this job at the paper I answered the obligatory "where will you be in five … Continue reading Minchin Monday (on Tuesday) and Bomb Planes
When you search "Tim Michin + Zombies" this is the one you get. That matters because George Romero died on Friday. George Romero is the father of all modern zombies. If you have ever watched The Walking Dead or said "They're coming to get you Barbara," you need to stop and thank Romero for his … Continue reading Minchin Monday and Romero
I'm working on rewriting kids books. Because some of them just need it and some of them are just fun to rewrite. I've always hated Goodnight Moon, which seems wrong to me, as it's basically an ode to OCD and anxiety which are kind of my jams. But I've never been so acutely aware of … Continue reading Poetry and Moonshine
So I get this email every now and again from history.com that tells me silly things that happened on "this day" a long time ago. Basically, it's a happy birthday to weird shit that happened email. And I usually just delete them because the events are just sort of meh. But I connected with today's … Continue reading Minchin Monday and Monkey Trials
Rewrote Love You Forever by Robert Munsch. Because it's weird when your mom drives overtown with a ladder on her car to climb in your window and rock you as a grown man.
I'm not a fan of either. I was confronted with the reality of my situation upon allowing a photo of myself to be taken with Ash at today's parade. Something's got to give. Like, in my brain. I need to get over the hump of realization and start caring. Ugh. I'm never going to be … Continue reading Parades and My Body
Last night, I got to ride a drift trike. What's a drift trike, you ask? It's the most badass toy ever. Read about it here. Look at it here: Today, the Fourth of July celebration continues in Warren, with all the stuff from yesterday, plus the Allegany River Indian Dancers and the Cutest Baby contest. … Continue reading Indian Dancers, Cute Babies, and Drift Trikes