At a Glance:James Holmes has been a Project Contributor since February 2012, has written 304 entries and currently lives in Washington DC.
James Holmes is a writer and visual artist based in Washington, DC. He originally hails from the small town of Kennett, Missouri and attended the University of Missouri, Columbia graduating in the spring of 2007 with a BA in English and Creative Writing.
After graduation he moved to DC and has spent the majority of his time working for district government and painting independently.
At night you can find him making food for the talent and the public at the 9:30 Club. If you find yourself there, enjoy the music, order some food and say hello. He'll be the one in the fedora.
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One of my most favorite Beatles' classics is "Across the Universe." Whenever I hear it (depending on the artist who is singing it) I still tear up. Not out of sadness - just moved by its beauty. Read More
What a great surprise to open my computer to discover a present from David Bowie. His entire new album - his first in ten years - is now streaming for free in the iTunes Store. Read More
Oh shit! The Oscars are tonight and all I've seen is Lincoln. How can I complete my ballot now?Read More
This week's sing-off is dedicated to the memory of activist and friend Dan Massey (1942-2013).Read More
There is something special about a group of stars encouraging me with song to "Open My Mouth," for a white, tangy, slimy spread. I'm not sure if I should giggle, gag, or spit. Read More