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Ouch! The Importance of Warming Up Even If You Have A High Pain Tolerance . . .

Monday, October 8th, 2007

We interrupt this blog-cast for an important announcement on the value of warming up.
Before Little Man was born, three and a half weeks ago, we took a baby-care class.
It was very informative (they have life-size realistic baby dolls to practice swaddling) and I recommend it for all expectant parents.
One thing they told […]


Wednesday, September 26th, 2007

Okay, okay, got TAGGED again . . . but what the hell, it’s edifying to examine oneself . . . I got tagged by Malachy and Freeman.
Here’s the meme . . .
TO DO: List 5 things that certain people (who are not deserving of being your friend anyway) may consider to be “totally lame,” […]

Gasp!: Patrick’s Meme

Monday, September 24th, 2007

Laura tagged with with Patrick’s Meme last week, which I missed due to the birth of Kai (birth of Kai, doesn’t that sound like the title for an awesome kick-ass movie?) and I’m just now getting to it . . . Here’s the deal . . .
It’s called “Five Strengths.” Here’s it is:
“Make […]

10 questions: Joshua James

Thursday, September 20th, 2007

In the midst of everything going on, I didn’t have the chance to mention that I was interviewed by Theatre is Territory on their blog as part of their 10 Questions series.
So please, go visit and leave a snarky comment!

Ladies and Gentleman - KAI NAKA-JAMES!

Tuesday, September 18th, 2007

Kai Naka-James
Can you believe it, we had a baby!
A real, actual biological baby!
Here’s the whole story.
Once upon a time, this little boy in Iowa . . .

Yep, that’s me at age five, long before the kickboxing and tattoos would come to play . . . anyway, that little boy . . . […]

My Space On MySpace

Wednesday, August 29th, 2007

Okay, so I’m on Myspace and if you’re a myspacer as well, please stop by and become a friend! It’s all right HERE!

This One Goes To Eleven . . .

Thursday, August 9th, 2007

Okay, so the overall consensus is in. . .
When a sensitive, combative subject is being discussed on a blog and the passions high, when the blood is hot and one is frothing to post a sizzling riposte’ complete with salty modifiers and unnessarily ribald adjectives because damn it, SOMEONE’S got to say it, someone’s […]

Outlaws just aren’t outlaws anymore… I’ve been tagged! » The Unknown Screenwriter

Monday, July 23rd, 2007

Unk tagged me again with 8 random facts or habits about myself via Outlaws just aren’t outlaws anymore… I’ve been tagged! and since he offered it up as a challenge, you know I’m up for it ’cause I ain’t no wuss . . .
8 Random facts or habits about Joshua James
1) When I was […]

Which Book Are You?

Thursday, July 19th, 2007

Via Mr. Excitement, I took what is known as the The Book Quiz, which asks a short series of questions to figure out just what book exactly represents me.
I have to say, it’s pretty scary . . . my book was:

You’re Siddhartha!
by Hermann Hesse
You simply don’t know what to believe, but you’re willing to […]

From Playwright to Writer . . .

Saturday, June 9th, 2007

So some of ya with an eye to detail maaaay have noticed that my site has undergone a change or two . . .
The primary one being, I’ve changed the name of the site . . .
from Playwright Joshua James
Writer Joshua James
The old domain name still works and will bring ya here […]

Gasp!: Taking Care of Business - 8 Random Facts About Joshua James

Friday, June 1st, 2007

The lovely Laura Axelrod at Gasp! tagged me with this meme in which I have to share 8 random things about myself and tag 8 other lucky people.
Well damn, this is getting tough as that I just posted 5 Things You Didn’t Know About Me . . . and I have this […]