What’s your opinion of the occupy movement & 99%?

This was a question on The Daily Post this week and it really made me think about why I was getting involved at the local level with a manifestation of this movement. People have always feared when people come together, what are they afraid of? We are the ones going into debt, losing our homes, […]

Occupy Overman! Cedar Falls Joins National Movement

Kids play on a hill picking pumpkins priced for stragglers at the last Farmer’s Market of the year for downtown Cedar Falls. Another group will be replacing them in a few short hours. The park is beautiful and it seems like the perfect day to spend in the sunshine kicking off an indefinite camp-out right […]

The Unpaved States of America*

I don’t have cable television anymore but I get my news. It isn’t 24 hour news but I suppose it could be if I was so inclined. I have grown less interested in political hocus pocus and more enthralled with social construction, stratification, abuse and destruction. I believe our government does this to us and […]

Rest In White Stripes

Something I made a long time ago… my love for the Stripes runs deep. The White Stripes will probably always be my favorite band because I ♥ so much of their music. I can name handfuls of songs across their diverse six albums (all of which I own in some format or another, the first […]

One More Cup

I made a little poem from a comment i saw on a YouTube video. Hope this person doesn’t mind, just thought it was a cool comment! Haunting. Some one I knew listened to this song and killed his mother. The News called him the Dylan Killer. What a tragic story. 1985 or 86. Haunting song […]