DC Blogs Noted

Anchor Multitudes A jaw clenching work week is unsettling. Our writer wants to restore her balance and finds it with the help of a children’s book about two tsunami survivors, a baby hippo and turtle. A well-written piece that captures a place, time and mood.

I drifted in – it felt like coming home, to be honest, after all the time I used to spend there, browsing, sitting in the bar with my husband, waiting in line for Sunday brunch – and found my way back to the children’s book section, and that’s where I discovered it: Owen and Mzee.

Also Noted: A part of me has a secret wish to be homeless, writes A circle has too much symmetry, who wonders about life in an alternative universe. NSA children’s toy at The Chutry Experiment. DC Bachelor thwarts a bandwidth thief with Homer’s help. Also, security advice at Prod & Ponder. Restaurant review: OYA, 777 9th Street, NW. The interior of OYA is fantastic – it instantly transports you from DC into the hippest joint in LA, writes DC Princess. How to: Chimichangas at the DC Food Blog. The Potbelly’s line: Are you all completely insane? The line is out the door, observes A Single Syllable. Thump. Six months with the Washington Post. Pointed and alert comments by Owl Spotting. A paper like the Washington Post certainly has more resources to devote to getting the truth, even if that doesn’t happen on the first story.