Music: Classic big bands, swing and jazz. Re-discovered thanks to a local radio station and Spotify

Reading: Oath of Office, the next in Tom Clancy’s long running series

Podcast: Short Stuff. Bite-sized at 15 minutes or less of varying interests.

Food: Spicy chicken. Asian, American. It doesn’t matter

Drink: Bulleit bourbon. I strayed and came back


Music: Obsessing over Magic Slim’s Born On A Bad Sign Blues album

Reading: Joseph Campbell’s The Hero With A Thousand Faces. Part psychology and part mythology.

Podcast: Imaginary Worlds, features a new science fiction story every 2 weeks

Food: Tracy’s quesadilla casserole and my prize-winning Thanksgiving chili