Tag: shopping

Fun & Humor, Random Generalizations & Observations

The Thrill of Quirky Analog Places

Analog places

A record store just opened in my town! It goes nicely with the indie bookstore that opened last year and the board game shop where I spend too much time and money. No, the year is not 1980 and we’re not going back in time. Analog is making a comeback and with it comes the …

Books, Reading, & Libraries, Fun & Humor

The Joy of Serendipity

While out shopping this holiday season, I had a rare opportunity to appreciate a long forgotten concept: Serendipity. The simple joy of discovering something new and unexpected. I was rushing around, picking up things I’d bought online, running errands, and grabbing gifts I’d already researched when I found myself stranded near a bookstore. I had …

Fun & Humor

Happy Thanksgiving!


For all of my friends in the U.S., Happy Thanksgiving! I could tell you not to eat too much, shop too much, get into a fight with the relatives, or OD on football and parades, but that would be nonsense. Whether you decide to overindulge in all sort of excess or just kick back and …