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Gibberish The dubious and questionable ravings of Jayme Lynn Blaschke.

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Gibberish · 2d ago

A thing that happened at BookPeople

This post is way late, but if you knew how hectic my life's been of late, you'd appreciate my getting it up at all. I found out Monday afternoon that I'd be taking Fairy Girl up to Austin, w...
Gibberish · 1W ago

Friday Night Videos

There are a great number of talented and even legendary musicians who just don't do music videos. Or, if they do, some of their songs become iconic well after they were originally release a...
Gibberish · 1W ago

World Fantasy in the rear-view mirror, pt. 3

After the Autograph Reception, I dropped off my books in my car then headed back in to find the parties. I asked around where the Tor party was being held, only to learn the Tor editorial st...
Gibberish · 1W ago

World Fantasy in the rear-view mirror, pt. 2

After Thursday night's lack of sleep, I was not in the best frame of mind to attend World Fantasy, much less be a lively and productive participant. Thankfully, my panel wasn't until Saturda...
Gibberish · 1W ago

World Fantasy in the rear-view mirror, pt. 1

I attended the 2017 World Fantasy Convention in San Antonio November 2-5, and in many ways this was the best convention I've ever attended. It didn't start off that way. I started off Thursd...
Gibberish · 1W ago

World Fantasy Awards

World Fantasy Con 2017 is in the books. For the record, it's one of the best conventions I've ever attended, if not the best. The programming was original and stimulating, the attendees pres...
Gibberish · 2W ago

World Fantasy off the port bow!

I'm heading down I-35 today for the World Fantasy Convention in San Antonio, which is right in my own backyard. This will be my third World Fantasy, but the first one where I have an actual ...
Gibberish · 3W ago

Chicken Ranch anniversary: Sheriff T.J. Flournoy (1902-1982)

On this date in 1982, Fayette County Sheriff T.J. "Jim" Flournoy died at the age of 80. Big Jim, as he was known, was the longest-serving sheriff in Fayette County history, had a two-year ru...
Gibberish · 3W ago

Tiki build-along, pt. 12

Apologies in advance--this installment of my tiki build-along isn't going to be a thorough as I normally like. My intentions were good, it's just that this particular project--despite it's c...
Gibberish · 4W ago

Friday Night Videos

Now, in the "Even a blind hog finds an acorn once in a while" category, we have Cinderella's "Shelter Me." I was never a fan of Cinderella back when the group was popular, and they've since...