I’ve been fortunate this week to have two, yes two, stories thrown out into the world. Battle of the Bands is the heartwarming tale of the Every Orifice Brass Band and its struggle to overcome better-armed rivals in a music competition.

Sister City Dating Service follows the travails of Duluth, Minnesota as it tries to find the perfect sister city. Aberdeen, Adelaide, and Thunder Bay get some gentle ribbing along the way.

Thanks for reading!