On Tour

I’m off to Basingstoke to see Nick Lowe tonight; I’m also going to be the featured writer at Cate Masters’ blog tomorrow, talking about Pelzmantel, so be sure to stop by and say hello. The difficult task for all writers is getting the word out: I need all the help I can get!

A Taste of My Weekend

It’s my long long day, so I’m not sure I’ll get around to writing up all my adventures of the weekend, but here’s a little taste of what I did and saw. An absolutely amazing concert!

UK Week 2: Mad Men and English Dogs (part three)

Back from Pennsylvania, where Miss Wendy and I sat in the dark and watched the fireflies when the power went out at Lafayette College, where she’s teaching a summer class on comics. Saturday we headed down to Philadelphia and met up with my pal Todd for sushi, drinks and a not so good movie (that…

Review: Rickie Lee Jones

The weather seemed iffy all day, with bits of rain off and on, but we were determined to have our picnic at Bard, so I made some potato salad (yes, me — cooking! Good thing it only requires the skill of boiling water) and we picked up a nice bottle of champagne and headed down…