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More about Chapter 9

Sunday, November 2nd, 2014

I’m beginning to see where Chapter 9 leads. Or at least the direction I’m heading. (NOTE: I wrote this almost a month ago. I let it age a bit to see how it felt. Still feels good, so I’m going with it.) First, I’ll be moving. This was the decision that’s held me back. I […]

New fandom

Friday, October 17th, 2014

It’s been ages—decades—since I heard a band that I absolutely love. A few weeks back I stumbled across J-Rock band, SPYAIR. They’re a four-man (formerly five-man) group from Nagoya Japan, formed in 2005, although three of the members have been making music together since middle school, around 1999 or so. They self-produced for five years […]

Chapter 9

Wednesday, September 17th, 2014

A while ago I looked back on my life and found there was a rhythm. Significant life changes came on an astonishingly regular cycle. Seven years. Plus or minus. Give or take. Comme ci, comme ça. And it’s not just me. There’s the seven-year itch, the Seven Years War, seven years of bad luck (had […]