Tag: Syracuse New Times

In the Meantime

It’s been hectic. April was a busy and thought-filled month. New content for this blog will follow soon. As some may know, I write for an alternative weekly in Syracuse, NY. My efforts there are part of the reason this blog’s been put on the back burner. Here is a list of my recent Syracuse New Times articles for you…

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Parking Lot Productivity

Move over Murphy, if that’s your real name. A couple Thursdays ago, I was reminded on how romantic my faltering truly is. In part of this whole disconcerting characteristic is part-absentmindedness — I’ll often leave my wallet and sometimes even belt home — and part (a larger percentage) shit luck. Some times this luck can prove…

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Coffee Thoughts

Thoughts while drinking the cup of coffee above: Shit. The coffee is too hot. I wish I didn’t eat that piece of pumpkin bread that quickly. Let’s see if I can try to feebly cool the coffee by lightly blowing on it. Nope. Still not cool. I should probably check e-mail. Coffee is cooling. It’s time to…

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The Never-Ending Staircase

We don’t constantly think about or put pressure on ourselves to acknowledge our growing every single day; we are going to learn and grow no matter the circumstances. We should not dwell on regrets, but we learn from the past. We often look ahead, but we don’t want to be too specific about quick hard-to-reach…

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Explanation Shmexplanation

There really isn’t too much to talk about in regard to my posts this week. They are what they are: a restaurant review and a quick thought provoker. Wednesday night and early-early Thursday morning, I had this whole scenario and post written about about gentlemanly behavior in the downtown-on-Saturday-night bar scene. A guy we had seen…

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My Nomination, Your Explanation

Before I begin today’s night on The Inevitable Coffee Ring narrative poem, something has to get out of the way, out of my system: I’ve been nominated!   For the first time since seventh grade, I’ve been chosen to be a part of something that’s awesome. Thanks to you all, those who nominated me.  (In…

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