Listen to  Instrumental Dub

Trying something new Is oh so good for you When I first saw the word “Dub,” I assumed it was related to Dubstep and kind of kept my distance.  Then one fateful day I stumbled upon the Instrumental Dub genre in Pandora and pushed play. According to Wikipedia, who knows everything, Dub is a genre…

Six Easy Ways of Decency

Host social gatherings that leave the guests walking out happier than when they arrived.  Doing this will keep your social skills sharp, because believe me, we all need them. Use anger to your advantage. Anger is your call to action. Don’t react; think about strategy and respond in a smart way. Practice active listening.  This…

The Friendless Man

Back in 2008, I posted my take on the principle “Never Marry a Man Who Has No Friends.”  For those click link commitment phobes:  to sum it all up, men who do not have close bonds with others usually have intimacy issues and lackluster communication habits.  Father Pat Conner, and forget religion here- it’s not…

Ten Fabulous Pics Explained 

On any given day, I can fire up the Instagram app and view glimpses of life from all around the world.  Admittedly, some people shouldn’t be allowed to use Instagram because they upload pictures of just about anything, like a group of Chinese tourists in their own lives.  “Cheeseburger at McDonalds!”  “My front door” “My…

Missed Connection, UnClassified

Craigslist. Do I need say more? Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ve probably heard of Craigslist, the Internet God of the classifieds section from hell, on steroids. According to Wikepedia, as of August 9, 2012, over 700 “cities” in 70 countries have Craigslist sites. I’ve never been a fan.  Craigslist is the kind…

Meet The Internet

Bored?   The Internet is just a click away. The act of signing online has radically changed into basically always being online.  The internet is no longer closely associated with desktop computers.  My phone is a miniature computer hooked into the internet.  I’m not going to sit here and tell you about the science behind all…

The Sunday Night Shitshow

  I took this picture in San Diego  San Diego San Diego…. Life back home in DC is giving me the blues.  Tomorrow, start time is 8am so that means I have to wake up around 6. Wtf.  So the weekly Sunday Night Bluesapalooza is in rare form.  It’s like Counting Crowes hit the stage…

App review:  Bazaart

A fun collage app where possibilities are endless!  Fun and free.  I’m getting acclimated on how to make a kick ass product. Here’s what I’ve come up with the last few days.         As you can see, I’m still refining my technique.   Do you collage? 

MB GOES TO HOLLYWOOD

This way to the Mondrian:  All my life, I’ve felt particularly drawn to Los Angeles.  So when I finally went to CA this past September, it was like meeting the anonymous  person you’ve had a crush on for a few decades. I came, I stayed 15 days, I left and now feel  pangs of homesickness…

In Memory

   it’s crazy the things i think what dress should I wear ? tomorrow at the shrinks want some more  always yes please I’ve lost my way lost my lighter it’s another day a little higher I had a choice I lost my voice  I enjoy what destroys  head filled up with noise  Of grief and…

Parallax : How to use Parallax to your advantage

Language is everything.  Words can push, pull, mediate, infuriate, crush, build ..you name it. Today, a word opened a door.  The door was google, and of course, a definition was born in the hallway of my mind. And there it is.  PARALLAX. The sound of it just floats of my tongue, so fluid.  So, me…