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The West is Big, y’all

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Skyscraper and clouds

Fiddling around this morning with the phone and discovered how to set the camera in black and white mode. I kinda like this — there’s a solemn majesty in it. As an interesting compare and contrast, here’s a color photo of approximately the same scene I took just prior: Photo by retstak Yah, I think I like the black and… Read more »

a light in the darkness

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Candles at church, by me I’ve been doing a lot of wheelspinning lately as I try to figure out something. I haven’t figured out much in the way of conclusions because I haven’t had the time to pursue threads all the way out, but there is one thing that comes to mind. Ignore all that ‘must co-opt pagan holiday’ stuff… Read more »

embrace the suck

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Success, by Kevin Thoule as found on Flickr // CC BY-NC-ND 2.0 So I got whacked between the eyes with an epiphany today. It started yesterday, actually, but it didn’t quite completely come clear until today. I was reading a book on probability and how people are notoriously bad at it (The Drunkard’s Walk: How Randomness Rules Our Lives by… Read more »

An Alexander day

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I swear, Mondays account for 53 and three-quarters percent of all my extensional crises. This was another bad Monday. Anyway, to explain my topic, it comes from the children’s book Alexander and the Terrible Horrible No Good Very Bad Day, in which the main character contemplates several times about moving to Australia. I’ve thought about it too, and so really… Read more »

I hate spammers and other flotsam

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I deliberately set the blog to email me when new comments are made. There’s three reasons for this madness: That’s the way LJ comments are handled, and I’ve liked being able to see them It allows me a quick response if there’s a comment that needs to be handled in a particular fashion It allows me to see when I’m… Read more »

a quote fraught with meaning…

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We shall not cease from exploration And the end of all our exploring Will be to arrive where we started And know the place for the first time –T.S. Eliot, from Little Giddings This one is going into the quotes file. Anyway, consider this a thread for open musings. What’s on your mind, folks? Comment away, either here or on… Read more »