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Gibberish The dubious and questionable ravings of Jayme Lynn Blaschke.

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Gibberish · 4h ago

Office build-along, pt. 9

Progress on my office bookshelves has slowed, but not stopped. I'm keeping at it. Part of the problem is the season. Despite the relative lack of winter weather, at the stage I'm in it is of...
Gibberish · 22h ago

Gary Cartwright (1934-2017)

Well, hell. Legendary Texas writer and hellraiser Gary Cartwright died today following a fall in his home. An Arlington native, he attended the University of Texas briefly before transferrin...
Gibberish · 2d ago

Thrill of an early spring, redux

Spring is breaking in Central Texas, and I'm scrambling to keep up with the various plants breaking bud hither and yon. This is not a new experience for me. Consider what I wrote here almost...
Gibberish · 5d ago

Friday Night Videos

If you read my Pilikia post, or paid attention to my book release party, you might have picked up on the fact that I'm getting into tiki culture. It's true. And there are a lot of cool peop...
Gibberish · 1W ago

Jayme vs. Pilikia

Since we moved into the new house more than two years ago, I've been growing more and more interested in tiki. Palm trees and the swimming pool will do that to a person. But up until maybe 6...
Gibberish · 1W ago

ConDFW in the rear view mirror

I am home from the 2017 edition of ConDFW, and I have to say I'm wiped out. Maybe I'm just getting old, but that four-hour drive up to Fort Worth and back, braving the construction (Oh! What...
Gibberish · 1W ago

Letter to the editor

In a recent edition of the New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung, guest columnist Bryan Feltner made a rather nonsensical argument that not all mosquitoes carry the zika virus, but as all zika virus ...
Gibberish · 2W ago

ConDFW off the port bow!

This weekend I will be one of the guest panelists at ConDFW in Fort Worth! When the convention started up, I was a regular for quite a few years and had a blast. Alas, New Braunfels is much ...
Gibberish · 2W ago

The Space Between Us

The new "boy-from-Mars" movie, The Space Between Us, opened this weekend in the U.S. and was pummeled at the box office, earning the distinction of being a massive bomb. Good. Never have I s...
Gibberish · 2W ago

Friday Night Videos

No subject has ever made such a popular subject for song as love. As long as humans have been making music, love’s far and away the top choice of lyricists to write about. Writing and discu...