What I Learned This Week: #22

Sunday, October 15 – Saturday, October 21   This Week in Renovated Theaters: On Tuesday I went to the Ensemble Theater for the first show of the 2017-18 season, and the first show in their newly renovated theater. The old version of the theater featured a cramped lobby that looked like it was designed byContinue reading “What I Learned This Week: #22”

What I Learned This Week: 20

Sunday, October 1 – Saturday, October 7   This Week Underground: This week started underneath Cincinnati on American Legacy Tours’ Underground Tour benefiting the Cat Adoption Team. I’ve been on this tour before, but I’m such a homer I couldn’t resist a repeat. The tour starts on Vine St discussing Cincinnati’s brewing and drinking heritageContinue reading “What I Learned This Week: 20”

Where Oh Where…

Mindfully shopping for items I don’t really need   A book that has been on my radar of “books to read” for a long while is Vegas: Memoir of a Dark Season by John Gregory Dunne. I come across the title occasionally in those listicle-type articles the internet is so great at. When the internet wants to suggest an interesting book to me, I click rightContinue reading “Where Oh Where…”

This Book Will End When I Say It Will End

I’m reading Infinite Jest by David Foster Wallace and I’m on page 311 of just under 1100 pages. Before I pick up the book to continue reading I need a moment to regroup. Infinite Jest is a long and complex novel that I have chosen to read for a number of reasons. I expected theContinue reading “This Book Will End When I Say It Will End”