Monthly Archives: July 2015

Cecil

   I am really heartsick about Cecil the lion.  This isn’t a terribly unique reaction for me, as I get very upset every time I see a proud hunter displaying their kill.  Especially when they’re so proud of killing an … Continue reading

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Achievement: Unlocked

I am proud to say that a week and a half after joining Minnesota Brass this year, I am able to march and play the entire show. I made it through the run-through on Sunday with nary a misstep.  I … Continue reading

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Motob├ęcane!

So, this happened yesterday.            It’s a late 1970’s vintage Motob├ęcane Super Mirage— one owner, all original gear (except the seat).  Paint job only has light scratches. No rust.       I like the red and black with … Continue reading

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Mad Circus update…

The Minnesota Brass show this year is called “Mad Circus”— think “American Horror Story Lite”.  Music crosses multi genres: prog rock, Queen, movie music, classical, Rufus Wainwright.   Anyway, I’ve been in exactly one week and have learned 135 out … Continue reading

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Fun With Bots

I hate Grindr for a couple of reasons.  First, all the guys tend to be very young and douchey. Second, there are a lot of bots on the site.  Whenever a hot guy messages me first, I know it’s a … Continue reading

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A Drum Corps Rehearsal…

I attended rehearsal last night. And it went ok.  I’m a little sore today, but all in all it was like riding a bike. I was marching and playing small segments Of the show after about an hour.  And just … Continue reading

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Sucked back in….

So, my days in drum corps may not quite be over yet.  I was called last night and informed that a lead baritone just broke her foot and they want me to jump in for the rest of the season.  … Continue reading

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#Truth

  

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Pudding in a Cloud

  

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The Date That… Wasn’t

I actually got asked out on a date recently!  Well… Sorta asked out.  More of a preliminary asking before actually asking.  Kind of like a “I want to go on a date with you… Soon”. Only he hasn’t set one … Continue reading

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