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Author Archives: Courtney Murphy

No Hair November

Solidarity with a sick friend provides a lesson for all. Read More »

Music Review: Tegan and Sara – Sainthood

A review of Tegan and Sara's sixth album, Sainthood. Read More »

A Trio of Scary Stories, or Why I’m A Scaredy-Cat

The few spooks of my "supernormal" life. Read More »

Music Review: Modest Mouse – No One’s First and You’re Next

A brief review on Modest Mouse's new album. Read More »

Would You Like Some Eggs With That?

An old teen's thoughts on the process of life, from egg (donated or otherwise) to adult. Read More »

How to Survive Being a Pastor’s Kid

A few healthy words of guidance for surviving one's parents' religious career choices. Read More »

The Curious Case of the Water Bugs

A tale of twelve cockroaches, three girls, two landlords, and one house. Read More »

Music Review: Regina Spektor – Far

Spektor releases beautiful tunes again, with thoughts of religion and color. Read More »

Movie Review: (500) Days of Summer

"Not a love story," (500) Days of Summer features a good performance from Zooey Deschanel and a dull one from Joseph Gordon-Levitt. Read More »