January Reading

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Here’s what I read in January. (Program note: I wrote this blog while simultaneously making a very involved casserole.) 1. Please Kill Me: the Uncensored Oral History of Punk by Legs McNeil and Gillian McCain I wrote about this book at length in a previous post.  You can read about it here.   2. Paradise Lost, (Books […]

February Reading

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I couldn’t find a good picture to represent February, so here’s a picture of me getting Willie Mays’s signature back in 1989.  That’s Joe Pepitone sitting next to him. All right!  Let’s get to the books! (Joe Pepitone, man.  You gotta be careful when you are doing a google image search on that guy, let […]

January Reading

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Here’s what I’ve been reading.  How’s about you? 1. Hard Times, by E.L. Doctorow My year started off the right way when I received a copy of E.L. Doctorow’s Welcome to Hard Times in the mail from my good friend James of the blog Ready When You Are, C.B.  James and I were roommates for our […]

Steelers Defeat the Ravens!

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It’s time to take a break from all this literature talk to focus on what is truly important–the Pittsburgh Steelers.   We took this picture before kickoff of the AFC Divisional game against the Baltimore Ravens.  The Steelers won the game 31-24, after three hours of the most stressful football imaginable.  They compete in the […]