A message from WP today indicates we have passed 100,000 all-time views of our site. Simply: Thank you, all of… Read more 100k
James and I have been blogging here since 2006, and I’ve had a ton of different series and other ideas.… Read more The One In Which I Admit I Am A Slow Learner But This Time I Think I’m Getting There And Maybe This Time It’ll Stick
In The News Today: Today is my 365th day in a row posting here. Not a record I sought, but… Read more 365 & Grail
Thank you all for your patience as our site gets a new look. Feedback has been positive, so far, so… Read more Site Update, er, Update
Recently I’ve started having issues with the KMA on my iMac, slow responsiveness in the page and it won’t even… Read more Site Theme Update
Today marks the one year anniversary of my quarantine at home with the kids. It was a year ago, today,… Read more 2020-03-20 – 2021-03-20
A weird, quasi-philosophical thought occurred to me, recently. Don’t worry, this is the norm. Welcome to my brain. This is… Read more Let Me Stand Next To Your Fire
New! Thanks to some thoughtful posts from Kevin, I realized I could probably make a bit more time to watch… Read more Pages, New And Old
I saw other blogs posting about their 2020 stats, and I would have put up ours too. However, they usually… Read more The KMA 2020 Stats (I Think)
Hey y’all, it’s admin time! It’s been so long since we did this, so if you have a moment, have… Read more Grail List 2021
Here’s to a prosperous, safe, and fulfilling 2021 to all of you and yours! Get out there and kick this… Read more Happy New Year Everyone, From Your Friendly Neighbourhood KMA!
We all know, 2020 has sucked all kinds of ways. I haven’t worked since March, so disposable income isn’t really… Read more Aaron’s Best Of 2020
The Beatles still have to wait. This is more important. *** Our area still has (relatively) low Covid numbers when… Read more 2020 Has Definitely Tried Our Patience, By And Large, But Christmas Day Most Assuredly Did Not Suck For Many Many Reasons
No Beatles today. It’s a holiday! As the shite show that has been 2020 winds down to its last noxious,… Read more Merry Christmas From Your Friendly Neighbourhood KMA
Hitting 200 posting-days in a row (today) made me realize that, despite best intentions, I’ve been entirely remiss. All apologies,… Read more Community-er
Last night I had the distinct honour of joining an esteemed cast of characters, including our host Mike, and Deke… Read more Hey Gilligan, It’s A Three Hour Tour!
If you don’t care about maintenance stuff, you can skip this post. If you’re curious what’s up at the KMA,… Read more Site Updatery
I’d have to say that this first month was fun for me, hope it was for you, too. On my… Read more The Skip 5 Show – End Of The Month Round-Up
I need to better honour this site. Months spent ignoring something that has been around for (now) almost 14 years,… Read more Every Day In The Month Of May
As I am not Reading or Posting, please know that I think of you all often, and I hope you’re… Read more From The Early Morning
Holy crap 3000 posts. I just had to get in here and say quick, what year is it? We started… Read more We Love You 3000
Yes! James and Aaron met up in Taranna this past weekend! James and his lovely wife Mika came for a… Read more KMA Brothers And Their Lovely Wives Meet Up!
Yesterday we buried my lovely wife’s dad, my father-in-law. It was a lovely service for a good man, with family… Read more RIP William Wesley ‘Mike’
Hey folks! So, I’ve been slowly recounting my awesome Taranna finds from our trip there last month. I still have… Read more So Far Behind I’m Ahead
I’ve posted crap like this a lot over these (now) 13 years, but this is a new general state. All… Read more Going Forward
You may recall, I’d said at the beginning of the year that there were some site ideas I had, and… Read more Site Update: Numbered!
I’ve spent the past four days sick, meaning I’ve had plenty of time to sit and think. 3 Net results: … Read more Mid-Month
Given how (relatively) close to my house this happened, it makes me think the LP Project might be an ill-considered… Read more Concerning
Greetings Dear Readers, For 2019, I have two plans for these pages: 1: Clear up all the shite in the… Read more The 2019 LP Project
HAPPY NEW YEAR, EVERYONE! Hey folks, Aaron of the KMA here… For the past few months, you may have noticed… Read more Happy New Year, Everyone!
It’s always fun to round up the loot that found it’s way to me via the generosity of my loving… Read more Christmas 2018
Dear KMA Readers, ‘Tis that time of year again already! From James and Aaron at the KMA, Merry Merry and… Read more Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays, Everyone!
So I realized I haven’t covered anything I found on not one but two Taranna trips. This will never do.… Read more Gotta Cover Taranna
Last Friday was a professional development day (PD Day) for the kids’ teachers , so my lovely wife took the… Read more Oscar
Yup. My Dad and I went to Taranna yesterday. Much goodness. Of course, I hit up BMV and Sonic Boom.… Read more Taranna Trip Finds! GRAIL LIST SCORE!!!
S’up KMA Readers, I hope y’all enjoyed the coverage of Jennifer Doll’s upcoming release. Head to her bandcamp on the… Read more Update
We mark the passing, yesterday, of one of the giants among us. This one hurts. Baby, baby, baby I love… Read more RIP Aretha
Psssst. Hey you! Hey Dear Readers, lots to cover.… Read more The KMA Today Is On Point… Form
Taking a break from the Pronto Toronto series this Sunday morning to offer apologies all around for being such a… Read more All Apologies
Once again, thanks for Reading the I Wanna Taranna series. I had a blast listening to all of these great… Read more The I Wanna Taranna Series Round-up Extravaganza!
Hey there, Dear Readers, it’s Aaron of the KMA here with a couple of things to start the week. I… Read more KMA Aaron Reporting In
Dear KMA Readers, Wishing you a very Happy Holidays from the KMA! Our very best to you and yours for… Read more Happy Holidays From The KMA
Hello dear Readers, There were many reasons for my recent extended break from regularly writing here. Most of them I… Read more Let’s Go
So, September is gone. We suffered through some real heat, days on end of 32C nonsense. Then, one day, it… Read more Where It’s At
Breaking hiatus to let you know I’ll be in Toronto September… Read more Taranna Trip: Grail List Updatery
A long while back Mike, among others, started featuring funny search terms that led people to his site. I was… Read more KMA Search Terms
Hey Dear Readers, it’s Aaron aka Mr. Books of the KMA… A quick reminder that it’s early this Sunday morning… Read more Grail List Reminder
First off, a huge thanks to everyone who entered! The question was: What is the full running time of Dear… Read more 54-40 Dear Dear Contest Winner!