Josh on July 15th, 2013

This isn’t a post about books, or about beer.
Last Monday, Giant Bomb posted that their co-founder Ryan Davis had passed away at age 34. It was a sudden thing, and a big surprise. Like so many others online, I’m trying to process this huge loss and what it means to be connected to others through social [...]

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Josh on January 4th, 2013

You may have noticed that it’s been about four months since the last update to Brews and Books. Sorry about that. Here’s what happened.

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Josh on December 8th, 2011

Looking for some book and beer recommendations? Every day between now and Christmas, I’ll be offering up one of my favorite books and a favorite brew. Whether for a holiday gift or for yourself, I’ll be giving you plenty of options.

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Josh on February 27th, 2011

This ski season, I’ve been lucky enough to be one of the ski columnists for the Portland Press Herald / Maine Sunday Telegram, the largest newspaper in Maine. With only about 8 weeks left in the season (*sob*), it seemed like a good time to post an update on what I’ve [...]

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