Food Stuffs

BrockaHealth & WellnessLeave a Comment

Five couples are scattered about in a sunken living room. It’s close to midnight and they’re all donning black tie attire from an event earlier in the evening. They had taken a limo there and then the limo back to this home, where their cars await. They linger and laze-about, rehashing the night; retelling earlier conversations and gossip; commenting on whom was coupled with whom and how others were dressed. All of it is very friendly and light-hearted, with a twinge of snobbishness. In this intimate social circle, they speak freely.   One party goer steps away from the group and makes her way down the hallway into a kitchen. She opens the refrigerator to refill a water glass and sees a can … Read More

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Spill

BrockaHistory, Mood RoomLeave a Comment

Word spill. (byline: Fake News is Still News) Surprise! Not a Sunday. I’ve been mentally working on a blog post of sources-articles-evidence refuting current thought; refuting current animosity. I’m still gleeful while others are depressed and despondent. I caught a few minutes of NPR this eve sharing how busloads of people from multiple cities are caravaning into D.C. from just as many multiple cities to both celebrate and protest Trump’s inauguration on January 20th. There were protest clips from Bush’s inauguration. [every time there is a comparison in a news feed, consider why the author-producer chose it] It’s fucking exciting, regardless. It really is the same intensity as Obama’s win. New-different-brave-scary. No one knows what to expect. No one knows. … Read More

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On the Docket

BrockaBooks, MusicLeave a Comment

Not even halfway through January, thought i’d sound-in on the personal updates before I loose myself down other rabbit hole blogging topics. What I’m Reading Most of my reading comes by referral. I commented on social media recently how my reads would be on the lighter side this year. This in no way implies just fiction or casual investment of time. I just mean I’m not spending a significant amount of time on one history or biography of 300+ pages, taking up nearly 2 months! In this stack there is culture, history, practical applicable information, spiritualism ‘without the woo-woo’ –Tim Ferris, AND a Murakami. ‘I can’t believe I havent read this one!’ Murakami. Coming from a librarian nerd, don’t you … Read More

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