So Called Random

Inspiration, Lists, and a Random Number Generator

Grilled Skirt Steak Melts

So I got this off of Diner's, Drive-Ins, and Dives. In the beginning of the week I had glanced at the recipe to make my shopping list but never really read the instructions. I went about my business all week... Continue Reading →


Grilled Kielbasa with Russian Dressing and Easy-Make Potato and Onion Pierogies

I waltzed into my local South Carolina Walmart ready to pick up a nice box of frozen Mrs. T's pierogies. Despite my inner conflict with my wholly Pollock-self that they wouldn't be coming from an authentic Polish deli, they'd be... Continue Reading →

Pioneer – The Band Perry (Full Album)

Rating: 4/5 Favorite Tracks: Better Dig Two, Done, Pioneer, Chainsaw New country is not my favorite genre but when The Band Perry first came on the scene I loved, loved, loved "If I Die Young" (I know, I know,... Continue Reading →

Young Love – Mat Kearney (Full Album)

Rating: 2/5 Favorite Tracks: Ships in the Night, Learning to Love Again, Young Dumb and in Love I really, really love Ships in the Night so I decided to give the whole album a go ... here's how it... Continue Reading →

Shadow’s Rise – Joseph J Bailey

Rating: 5/5 Stars Review: This first installment of Yip's epic adventure was truly captivating. The unique and magical world of Ea'ae is wonderfully creative - but what really made this story so compelling for me - the richly developed main... Continue Reading →

Disguised as Clark Kent: Jews, Comics, and the Creation of the Superhero – Danny Fingeroth

Rating: 3/5 Stars Review: I'll be honest here, I waited a little too long after I read the book to write a spectacular review, For this I apologize. Here's what I do know. Recently I've had a growing little interest... Continue Reading →

Silencing the Self: Women and Depression – Dana Crowley Jack

Rating: 3/5 Stars Review: As an avid student of gender theory (both traditionally academic and self-guided) for the better part of a decade, it really takes something completely new or out-of-the-box, so to speak, to really dazzle me at this... Continue Reading →

Some Like it Hot

I have to admit that I watched this movie about a week ago so this post won't be as fresh as my others. This is also a deviation from my life of random selections as I took this recommendation from... Continue Reading →

Revisiting: Another Night – Real Mccoy

The song "Another Night" came up on my Pandora and I found myself having a serious dance session in my basement lab at work. Certainly not the first time I have heard this 90s dance jam ... let's take a... Continue Reading →

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