A facility called "Glowing Faces", opened mid-century to treat a rapidly growing number of tech-dependents in the first world, lies tucked away beneath the austere serenity of… Read more "Stories from Glowing Faces [Entry No. I]: Contrition in the Rearview"
Day three rundown: I lose my fucking keys and almost make us late to play the House of fucking Blues. Two shows, four sets, eight hours --… Read more "Hurricane Hotboiz [Entry No. III]: Last Chance to Lose Your Keys"
http://www.handsomebeastmusic.com Day two [forgive abject sleep deprivation]: Bacon, eggs, coffee etc. at Casa Serena before hitting the road to New York, expecting mayhem after last tour Made… Read more "Hurricane Hotboiz [Entry No. II]: Back in the Beast"
https://www.handsomebeastmusic.com/ Highlights from day one of the second Handsomebeast East coast tour: Arrive at Gypsy Sally's in Washington, D.C. The girls before their big night Pre-gig interview… Read more "Hurricane Hotboiz [Entry No. I]: The Georgetown Hoedown"
One of my closest friends is black. If you're worried that I plan to cite that as a preface to closet racism, breathe out -- it's just… Read more "Charlottesville"
My name is André Mikhail, and I am a college dropout. Off putting, isn't it? Don't feel bad, as I'm susceptible to the prejudice, too. So much… Read more "Alma Mater"
All of a sudden, Beau woke up four years older. Last he could remember, the year was 2013, one that would live in infamy to him for a… Read more "Beau’s Way Back"
For Part Two, click here Sunday The Night Train pulls into the station (a side street perpendicular to mine) not too long before a pale sun rises over Cambridge,… Read more "Riding a Night Train [Part III]: Outro by the Cambridge Canaries"
For Part I, click here Saturday You join me very early in the morning at the "world famous" Tastee Diner in Bethesda, where I'm having a greasy… Read more "Riding a Night Train [Part II]: New York Minute"
Thursday Hello, and welcome to the inaugural Handsomebeast tour, brought to you by an abundance of skill, toil and tenacity from a group of musicians I'll come right out and… Read more "Riding a Night Train [Part I]: Long Road to The Barking Dog"
See what I did there? One of the lead editors at Stain'd Magazine saw fit to contact me, some weeks ago, and suggest that I contribute an… Read more "Lost in Manslation"
07:20 EST Harvard Square Station Cambridge, MA You join me on a familiar subway platform in the town I grew up in. It is familiar because I've… Read more "All Aboard"
Date: 26 January 2017 Status: Figuring that out Topic: Well, here we are again Years later, you rejoin me and this series from a smoky balcony, which is starting… Read more "Nicotine Diaries [Entry No. 4]"
On any given day, there occurs a great deal of cultural stereotyping that we as 21st century Americans are prone to engaging in, whether conscious of it or not.… Read more "Evangelizing Terror and the Modern Crusades"