Browsing Archive: October, 2011

Monsters of Today

Posted by Jay Barry on Monday, October 31, 2011, In : Rawr! 

Halloween. A time of trick or treat. A time for cute little kids to come to the door in dinosaur costumes and for Deana to make them Rawr for their candy. It is also a time for apathetic teens who are too embarrassed to dress up in a costume, yet still enjoy getting free candy to also come to the door and demand candy. Little shits.

 Two years ago it wasn’t too bad. When uncostum...


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Big Al's review

Posted by Jay Barry on Monday, October 31, 2011, In : Ouch! 
First off, the link to Big Al's Books and Pal's review of my book, "Throttling the Bard":
http://booksandpals.blogspot.com/2011/10/throttling-bard-jay-barry.html

There comes a time in every school kid’s life where the teacher will write on the board in easy to read letters, “Homophones”  and will tell that child of words that sound the same (like “passed” and “past”) but are spelled differently (and if you haven’t caught on yet, mean different things).

 Clearly I was absent tha...


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A writerly pilgrimage

Posted by Jay Barry on Thursday, October 13, 2011, In : Travel 
I'm on the East Coast Road Trip this week, and since I traveled through Massachusetts, I had to take the pilgrimage to one of the writers who set my wanderlust in motion: Jack Kerouac. I read his book "On the Road" in high school and have looked forward ever since to getting in a car and just going. (Good thing my day job has me doing that often!)

(photo forthcoming. Apparently I'm too much of an idiot to post the photo in here and I'm way too tired to try after the 57th time. Fuckers.)

So I ke...
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