All Of The Old Posts
December 31, 2020
How to make friends using nothing but an inexhaustible supply of nostalgia-driven videos, a YouTube playlist, and a seemingly never-ending pandemic.
November 27, 2020
We’re remembered for touchpoints and trivia, favorite bands and favorite pizza toppings. A few words on all of my favorite bands, and a few words about my friend Charles.
October 30, 2020
A few words on a music scene, Halloween costumes, and I Really Get Into It, a documentary about the underage architects of Sioux Falls punk.
September 30, 2020
Last night was the first presidential debate, and it was frightening. But I did not watch. And I will not watch.
August 31, 2020
I participated in an Instagram challenge to post 31 perfect albums throughout August. I did that, and these are those albu
July 31, 2020
Mountain conifers and bus diesel provide the foundation for a quick lesson on olfactory memory and a mixtape of unrelated songs.
June 30, 2020
The context that informs our musical taste also forces us to think hard about who we continue to support — and whether we can excise them from our past.
May 28, 2020
Let’s use gardening as a metaphor for our struggles to feel present with virtual (and real) friends.
April 30, 2020
I haven’t yet learned a new language or rebuilt a flower garden or read an Important Novel, but I did finally make a mix tape post so I hope you are happy.
March 22, 2020
I didn’t want to write about the pandemic, because everyone else has written or talked about the pandemic, and that’s exactly why I decided to write about the pandemic.