07 March 2014 by Jim Withington
Dharma Rain is progressing on their plans to move to a new home right now, and it’s shaking me up more than I'd have expected. I first got into Buddhism (via Buddhism for Dummies, which I still maintain is a great intro book) when I was teaching full-time and
05 March 2014 by Jim Withington
I went to an emo show over the weekend and against my better  judgment, I did something I haven’t done in years: I bought some music from each of the openers. This was notable for a few reasons: - When was the last time you went to
26 February 2014 by Jim Withington
Harold Ramis died yesterday, and, well, I’m not usually one to comment on celebrity deaths, especially not in a blog form. But the thing about Egon was that he lived in Skokie during the years when I was at Northwestern, and he even sometimes came to campus and
16 January 2014 by Jim Withington
Hello World I'm trying something new around here. Still kicking the tires and picking options. Here's the archive for the old blog. Long live the new.