Author Archives: Kat G

About Kat G

Sci-fi author. Jazz aficionado, an all-around enjoyer of peace, quiet, beauty, and contemplation.

The “We” where it needs not be

So one time, I was sitting with my friend Lisa at dinner – as we are often apt to do, working in the same building – and she brought up a point that it irks her when one person in a … Continue reading

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London Calling

Now that my sleeping patterns are somewhat back to normal, I have to really sit down and reflect on what London was like. London has had a very odd sort of place in my imagination. I grew up reading the … Continue reading

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Reflections on Two Weeks of Music

Berks 2015 has come and gone, and so has Smooth Jazz for Scholars 2015. I’m still sitting here and reflecting on everything. The photos have been finished and turned around, so the ‘work’ aspect of these events is completed. The … Continue reading

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Happy Anniversary!

Today, one of the biggest jazz events in the country kicks off, celebrating 25 years, and kinda-unofficially kicking off the jazz fest season. Berks Jazz Fest, Reading, PA. Two straight weeks of music to follow from today, and the lineup … Continue reading

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If all has to be considered…

It hit me a few minutes ago, as I wrapped up my workday and got my stuff together to go to my second job (yes, I work two jobs; most of you have known this already), that so far, I’ve … Continue reading

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And this, ladies and gents, pisses me off.

Jazz is tied with classical as the least popular genre in the US. The sound you hear is my rising blood pressure, but I truly wish I could say anything but that this is not news to me. Classical music … Continue reading

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I’ve been saying this for YEARS!

Daily Kos: Five Reasons Not To Use a Tax Prep Service Y’all know what I mean. H&R Block. Jackson-Hewitt. So on, so forth. Stop using those. Look, guys. This is now the 8th year I work in tax accounting. I am working … Continue reading

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