Monthly Archives: April 2013

The way of not ending the A to Z Blogging Challenge, ’cause I wasn’t doing it in the first damned place!

“When is a knot not a knot? Why, when it’s not a knot, of course!” – my best Lewis Carroll impression If I had been doing the A to Z Blogging challenge, today would be the day for ‘Z’, which … Continue reading

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The way of Lurkers

“You like me! You really – “ Today’s entry is all about you, my readers. You are the sail beneath my wings, the water under my bridge, the wind behind my ass… I mean, if I’m going to spill every … Continue reading

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The way of Acquired Idiocy

“X-ing a Paragraph” – Edgar Allan Poe Back in the day, when they used to plug letters into a matrix board in order to create a newspaper layout, they kept a collection of cast metal letters in bins, like you’d … Continue reading

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The silliness of “Made Up Words”

“Twas bryllyg, and ye slythy toves did gyre and gymble in ye wabe…” – Lewis Carroll According to Wikipedia get over it, “Jabberwocky” is “an 1872 nonsense poem by Lewis Carroll.” A “nonsense poem,” and yet, I can rattle off … Continue reading

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The beauty of the Macro Lens

Pa: There’s way too much violence these days! Ma: Too many violets? You’re crazy! Please click on the images to see them full size. Advertisement:

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The way of Getting Beneath

Can someone please explain to me how hanging around while something is suspended over your head will help you comprehend it better? OK. Perhaps the object is not suspended, like a piano from a rope; perhaps it is a structure, … Continue reading

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Frickin’ Friday! The danger of Complacency

“Ph’nglui mglw’nafh Cthulhu R’lyeh wgah’nagl fhtagn” (“In his house at R’lyeh, dead Cthulhu waits dreaming.”) – worshippers of Cthulhu If you’ve ever accidentally bumped into, and not immediately run away from, a fan of H.P. Lovecraft, you have heard of, … Continue reading

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