Soon say adios to IAS, and hello to ‘Undercovered’ at Patreon

I’ve shared with readers here and on my social media pages the problems I’ve had maintaining Indie Art South. I’ve found myself spending more time on website maintenance than writing. I have given up trying to understand what is going on with my site. Continue reading “Soon say adios to IAS, and hello to ‘Undercovered’ at Patreon”

Hanging with the ‘Bastiaters’ revs up creativity and curiosity

When Rebecca [Day] founded the Jacksonville chapter of the Bastiat Society, I had no idea what to expect. I volunteered to host the organizational meeting with Indie Art South as a sponsor. This happened in the pre-COVID era, and in-person turnout exceeded her expectations. The latest meeting of this group was a hybrid event, with a small number coming in person and larger number tuning in online. Justin Ptak was the speaker, and when all was said and done, my mind wandered off into many different directions. That is always the impact of the folks I affectionately call “Bastiaters.” Continue reading “Hanging with the ‘Bastiaters’ revs up creativity and curiosity”

Daysies update: Shows, recording, new vids

(L to R) Jenn Day Thompson, Rebecca Day (The Crazy Daysies) with Jared Rush (Third Man Entertainment)
Getting ready to perform at the Tiffany Show December 2: (L to R) Jennifer Day Thompson and Rebecca Day (The Crazy Daysies) with Jared Rush (Third Man Entertainment). Photo: Indie Art South.

It’s been awhile since I updated everyone on The Crazy Daysies. What with the COVID shutdowns, we’ve all had a serious adjustment. The good news is performances are becoming more common, and they’ve had plenty of time to work on recordings and new videos. Continue reading “Daysies update: Shows, recording, new vids”

Showbiz death raises questions about South Korea’s suicide problem

Do you follow K-pop news? It’s very interesting and although music and film stars have wealth in common with their US peers, they have something else in common and most US media ignore it. With another death in the showbiz community in South Korea, at least one major news outlet is raising questions about suicide. Continue reading “Showbiz death raises questions about South Korea’s suicide problem”