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Reflected Glory

I saw a great show yesterday by the California Honeydrops, a local blues/soul/swing band with a bent toward brass, tight percussion and unbelievably soulful vocals. Though I’ve had the great pleasure of seeing them perform many times around the Bay, yesterday I discovered that the singer, Lech Wierzynski, had an admirable talent that extended beyond his impressive … Continue reading

Magic. And Realism.
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Magic. And Realism.

I have always believed in love at first sight, but not because I’m an idealist, or an idiot (though sometimes, admittedly, I am both).  I know there is a thing that happens sometimes: an unspoken electric grounding, which transcends rational thought.  This has happened to me.  When it happens around an idea, it is exhilarating.  … Continue reading

Chemistry, Team Sports, and the Elusive Jeremy Lin
Ben Corner

Chemistry, Team Sports, and the Elusive Jeremy Lin

Linsanity Prime, Linsanity Lite, and the Linsanity Memorial Retirement Community Hi.  I’m Ben, Gillian’s brother.  She started the Tickled Neuron blog.  I’m adding myself as the first staff writer.  I’m sorry, Gillian, but the Tickled Neuron brand carries a lot of clout, so I’m co-opting it for my own purposes. Gillian’s post about chemistry reminded … Continue reading