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The Thing About Grief…

Grief has this way of sneaking up on you. It could be a decade later, and you’ll hear a random song with one lyric that strikes a certain chord. And a memory will flood back. And you’ll realize you’ve never really healed. You’re just coping. Then you’ll have guilt for still feeling the loss all… Continue reading The Thing About Grief…

All Blog Posts By Topic, Arts & Entertainment, Nashville Lifestyle, Pop Culture

Top 10+ Geek-Friendly Bars In and Around Nashville

If you’re like me, you're obsessed with ’80s toys, video games, pop culture trivia, weird collectibles, cult films, comic books and other novelties. Pair that with craft beer, and your heart is content. If you live in or around Nashville (or are just visiting), here are 10-plus, must-see geek-friendly bars and venues for you fellow nerds… Continue reading Top 10+ Geek-Friendly Bars In and Around Nashville

All Blog Posts By Topic, Arts & Entertainment, Creativity & Imagination, Pop Culture, Writing Tips

Fascinating Famous Readers (Infographic)

They say you are what you read. From Stephen King to Oprah and David Bowie to Madonna, let's find out just who these famous readers really are. Here are some of the books that inspired these iconic visionaries. Perhaps their libraries will inspire you too. You may not believe your eyes. ... Now, what's on… Continue reading Fascinating Famous Readers (Infographic)

All Blog Posts By Topic, Arts & Entertainment, Creativity & Imagination, Music, Poetry, Writing Tips

A Note from Neil Gaiman

Neil Gaiman’s Keynote Address in 2012 to the University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA, remains one of the most inspiring speeches to young creative minds in recent years. This excerpt is meant to keep you creating your art, whatever it may be, on good days and the bad days too. Refer back here whenever you… Continue reading A Note from Neil Gaiman