So, it’s been a while (sort of) since I shared any music… One cool thing about living in Europe is that I discover songs and artists I’d never come across in the States. Like this, which is from the French animated film Un Monstre á Paris. I haven’t seen it (though I want to), but […]
You might have noticed that I changed the blog. It’s not completely finished–like, eventually I’ll get a nice background going on. But, for now, this will suffice. I needed to make a theme that was more modern and compatible with all those modern, hip, cutting edge things (what those things are precisely, I cannot say). […]
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As you can guess, the trip to Paris involved a great many croissants and macarons–not to mention all the espressos, baguettes, madeleines, and occasional wines. We (the Frenchman and I) rented a tiny, studio apartment in Montmartre that was next to the most AMAZING bakery–the best in Paris, quite literally. This bakery had the distinction […]
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Yes, that’s right: I’m headed back in the City of Lights. This time, it’s a purely business, research-oriented trip. I’ve finished most of the first (And rough–oh it’s rough!) draft of Something Strange and Deadly book 2 (which is being tentatively titled A DARKNESS STRANGE AND LOVELY), and now it’s time to fill in all […]
And I’m still alive… I survived the Parisian catacombs and drank more champagne and espresso (not at the same time, mais oui) than is probably healthy.