Hell to da Naw Naw and Wonderful Women

First of all, you guys, I discovered my new ringtone on YouTube last night. It's the chorus of this amazing song that I never knew existed but which has changed my life for the better and is now my personal theme song as well: This weekend was the 17th annual Women are Wonderful in Warren. … Continue reading Hell to da Naw Naw and Wonderful Women

Tough Stories and Occupational Anhedonia

Hot Jesus on a stick, you guys. I think Jon didn't understand why I did not answer his query yesterday of, "do you want a really freaking cool story," with jumping jacks and/or extreme enthusiasm. I did not respond with jumping jacks and/or extreme enthusiasm for a reason. It was because sometimes I can just … Continue reading Tough Stories and Occupational Anhedonia

Saint Joan and Riddle Me This

A few weeks before her husband, John Dunne, died unexpectedly, Joan Didion answered the Proust Questionnaire in Vanity Fair. The Proust Questionnaire, as is explained in the link above, is the original template for every crappy Cosmopolitan quiz of questionable validity you've ever taken. If you like taking quizzes to find out what mythical creature … Continue reading Saint Joan and Riddle Me This

Gun Shows and Pretty Boys

Last year was the first ever Men in Makeup charity event. It's sponsored by the Warren County Chamber of Business and Industry each year to raise money to go to A Safe Place, which is Warren's domestic violence shelter and education program. It's such a great asset to a community like ours. Rural communities present … Continue reading Gun Shows and Pretty Boys