Nicole Atkins has a phenomenal, entrancing siren’s voice. And pairing her with piano (and light string accompaniment) promises a moody music listener’s paradise. Her latest, Memphis Ice strips bare 2020’s Italian Ice, taking apart the original album’s songs and blowing ankle-high smoke into a dark, quiet room (so to speak).Read More →

I recently “discovered God,” as they say, and wanted to immortalize my understanding of Him in a blog post and religion. Keeferianism (still working on the name): The knowledge that God exists, and the belief that S/He certainly does not. That’s it.   ****   The following you can read as a “Bible/Koran” etc. It’s an example of my religion in practice. EXAMPLE: Me (at a party with friends) God (walks in unannounced): Want to hear a joke? MK: Wait, you. Whut. Why. God: *tells story of Noah’s Flood* God: *tells story of fall of Babylon* God: *tells story of my life (1)* God: (1)Read More →