I stumbled across Storywonk the way I “discover” most things: while looking for something else. I have previously documented how I began listening to podcasts after I received my current iPhone. It began with Kevin Smith’s Smodcast shows before I branched out into other things. At present, most of the podcasts that I listen to […]Read more "There and Back Again (a new Tolkien adventure)"
I recently bought and read the book Presto! by Penn Jillette, about how he lost over 100 pounds. I’ve been needing to shed a few (too many) pounds for a while and have been feeling a little crappier than usual, so I was willing to embrace a new weight-loss philosophy. And, I like Penn, so […]Read more "Not a Diet (joining the congregation of Penn’s Sunday School)"
What is a podcast? According to the Merriam-Webster on-line dictionary, a podcast is “a program (as of music or talk) made available in digital format for automatic download over the Internet.” The word “podcast” itself is a portmanteau of the words “iPod” and “broadcast.” According to Merriam-Webster, once again, a portmanteau is “a word or […]Read more "I Am a Pod Person"