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  • timoi

    Photographer Gives Bands A New Look...

    By timoi in On Another Note

    If you were to look through the eyes of Alicia Caballero, you would see so much more than just a bunch of unruly kids. You would see the state of music as it is today. In VFW halls, rented clubs, ...

  • timoi

    Indie Music Does Thrive On The Net...

    By timoi in On Another Note

    Sick of buying a CD because you hear one good song, and then discover that the rest of the album stinks? Yeah so am I, that was a big problem in the late 90's and early part of the 00's. ...

  • kellirhea

    Fit to be Tired

    By kellirhea in Quixotic Quicksand

    There’s something admirable to be said about going to the gym. As I arrive at my Mecca of fitness, I feel proud of myself for making the effort to live a healthy lifestyle. I walk through the gym’s doors, and ...

  • timoi

    Enter Paul Nasty (My Musical Roots, Part 1)

    By timoi in On Another Note

    I decided to write a bit about the people and musical artists that helped make me who I am today. It’s not something that I’ll always do, just when the fancy strikes me. But I got an email today reminding ...

  • kellirhea

    Hurricane Relief Efforts

    By kellirhea in Quixotic Quicksand

    A faithful reader of our Vicad blogs, ttyler5, has been involved in the effort to assist Hurricane Katrina victims. This reader has given us a link to a blog that has been set up as part of the effort. Please ...

  • kellirhea

    Supercalifragilistic...

    By kellirhea in Quixotic Quicksand

    Putatively, my lexicon is in need of edification. Therefore, I have been assiduously inculcating upon myself the definitions of hundreds of GRE words. I am scheduled to take the test next week. I never knew how loquacious I could become; ...

  • timoi

    Pray For Fats...

    By timoi in On Another Note

    My brother called me today, and a quick search online confirms his fear... Fats Domino is missing in New Orleans after Katrina... To see the story go here Fats Domino Missing The good news is, there is still hope. He ...

  • timoi

    Around These Parts...

    By timoi in On Another Note

    A few years ago, my dad and I went to one of those boxing matches they hold at the community center. The place was pretty excited to see a young boxer from Victoria make his professional debut. After one of ...

  • timoi

    Just Burn It...

    By timoi in On Another Note

    I have this friend named Juan, everyone calls him “Buddy”. We met while working and were assigned to work together from our employer at the time, we became great buddies ever since. One of the great things about Buddy is ...

  • kellirhea

    Fresh

    By kellirhea in Quixotic Quicksand

    The alarm goes off. I hit the snooze button. After these processes are repeated for a few turns, I remove myself from my blankets, thus tearing the wrapper off of a brand new day. I never realized how symbolic this ...

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