Browsing All Posts published on »December, 2013«

Another Case of Do or Die

December 20, 2013 by


The video clip for this doesn’t make a whole lot of sense (although let’s be realistic, how many actually do?) and I love that the lyrics are… open to interpretation. Or, at least, I enjoy taking them far more literally than I am sure they are intended. She’s electric, she’s the current running through my […]

I Have an Issue With This Tradition

December 19, 2013 by


So I was driving past the bell tower in the city yesterday and I noticed they’ve put a big gold star on top like it’s a freakish glass and metal Christmas tree. Which, okay, fine. I’m cool with that. But given the scale of the tower the star is huge. Naturally, I started to ponder […]

This Penguin Has Some Impressive Angry Eyes

December 16, 2013 by



Take Your Best Shot

December 13, 2013 by


This song has all of ten words in it and no official video clip, so just… close your eyes, hit play and enjoy the beat?  

I Will Kill You. Don’t Tempt Me.

December 12, 2013 by



Drinking Brew For Breakfast

December 6, 2013 by


At least half the time when I’m listening to this I mishear the lyric as, Rudy got bail. I have no adequate explanation for it. I am constantly rewriting the rest of the lyrics to fit them to that baseline though. And that’s always fun. How you get so rude and a reckless? Don’t you be […]

All Writers Are Liars

December 5, 2013 by


Me: I don’t really know how to write it… Actually I’m beginning to think that every book I write I’m going to start by saying, “Okay, I don’t do this but…” Arkem: I was about to say. Me: The last one turned out okay, though, right? I don’t write thrillers. (But the first real book-like-thing […]