Thrift Store Monday, Issue 002: This Ain’t It, Chief

This week, my "thrift" adventure takes place in an antique mall. It's the kind of place you find sterling, china, and Victorian pieces -- next to a secured-like-Fort-Knox showcase of old-ass video games. Look for beautiful and distinctive mint-green jadeite dishes, dating back to the 1930s, popular after World War II -- and Adventures of … Continue reading Thrift Store Monday, Issue 002: This Ain’t It, Chief

Thoughts on Collecting Things

This weekend I went to Baltimore Comic Con.  I don't collect comic books nor do I know anything about them.  I had found a handful of raggy comic books in a thrift store last week, and it sparked the possibility of a new love affair.  I could love comic books.  I could collect them, yes.  … Continue reading Thoughts on Collecting Things