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Blood on My Internet Page

This post is mostly about music, but there’s a bit of non-musical listening featured as well. She Makes War, Brace for Impact – I wrote about Laura Kidd’s last album, Direction of Travel, two years ago. Her latest release, largely … Continue reading

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Reaching Across the Aisle

The Acts of Simon Magus in the First Century AD: A Search in Secret Egypt, by Glendenning Cram – I read a review copy of this after the author commented on my blog post on Simon Magus, and announced that … Continue reading

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Love Keeps Us Together, and Love Will Drive Us Insane

The Buried Giant, by Kazuo Ishiguro – I’ve never read anything else by this award-winning author, or seen any of the film adaptations of the novels, but the New York Times review for this one intrigued me. It actually wasn’t … Continue reading

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I Didn’t Realize You Wrote Such Bloody Awful Poetry

Here are some reviews of albums I bought at the music store last week. They’re all by artists I already liked, but who don’t quite make into my list of all-time favorites (if I were to make such a list). … Continue reading

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