The Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafón

The best books are the kind where you can feel the author’s passion oozing out of every page. This is that kind of book. It a mysterious and captivating revival of the Gothic style, a thrilling journey, and a love letter to the novel as writing form (not to mention the city of Barcelona). The… The Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafón was originally published on Rhyme et Reason Continue reading The Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafón

Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck

There are plenty of videos and theories about Kurt Cobain’s life.  I’ve been a fan since I was very young and listened to his songs on the mixtape that my mother made. These were on repeat and featured songs from his live MTV performance and Nevermind. I don’t remember other songs until I hit my teenage… Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck was originally published on Rhyme et Reason Continue reading Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck

Review of Mystery Show Podcast

Gimlet Media’s new show Mystery Show is headed by Starlee Kine, an alum from This American Life and Marketplace. The premise of the show is that she gets these mysteries that can’t be solved by the internet and then attempts to solve them. The first episode didn’t seem that difficult to solve because it was about… Review of Mystery Show Podcast was originally published on Rhyme et Reason Continue reading Review of Mystery Show Podcast