A subtle financial test

February 18, 2011
Which costs more?
1. a 2001 BMW F650GS

Or a cat:

Answer: A cat.

Now where'd I put my checkbook?

A conversation with my wife

February 15, 2011


Her: Happy Valentine’s Day.

Me: Right back at you. I didn’t get you shit.

Her: I didn’t get you anything either.

(Smiles all around.)

Her: Thank you for taking care of my cat.

Me: Thank you for my motorcycle.

(Then the scene degenerates into smooching.)

The father in the TV show Modern Family tries to tell his wife that Valentine’s Day isn’t about who wins (She unveiled a motorcycle she bought him for V-day and claimed to be the winner), but really, we both win.



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Stop-action tutus!

February 9, 2011
What happens when Deana comes up with an idea and I just happen to have a camera on hand to shoot it?

Twirling Tutus from Jay Barry on Vimeo.

Song by Gary Schymann called Praan. Check out better uses for this song at:
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The oddities of book selling

February 2, 2011

I had a little time on my hands so I looked up “Throttling the Bard” on Amazon. I was pleased to see that other bookstores had picked up my book and were selling it, but surprised that a store (The Meirin USA) not only has it in stock, but ships out of Japan! (Naturally they had the most expensive price.) So I go to their site and try to find my book, but it didn’t come up in ...

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About Me

Jay Barry
Denver, Colorado
Jay Barry