Sunday, February 27, 2005
just wonderful pictures going on at Anita Rust
alrighty... seems there's a hefty substantial
interview with nick piombino over at e-x-c-h-a-n-g-e-v-a-l-u-e-s
hoping to read this gives me some strong motive to finish up this
paper processing quickly...
Saturday, February 26, 2005
blogger is slowly whittling away my ability
to blog... from home... their upgrades are requiring higher versions
of explorer than i'm able to load on this old imac... slowly slowly
getting squeezed out of the picture... to log in to the control
panels i've got to pull some roundabout maneuvers... through the
back door... but for how long... i've noticed that a number of
the newer blogs i might want to read also do not show up for me
in any readable form... some show up with all their text stretched
down the right side of the screen... a long mousey tail of tiny
Friday, February 25, 2005
happy birthday edward gorey...
whenever it was
Thursday, February 24, 2005
... tomorrow might be edward gorey's birthday...
according to wikipedia and goreyography... or maybe it was yesterday
according to the 2005 gorey desk calendar... uncertainties abound
unable to resolve a grammatical puzzle...
what part of speech is the word "thinking" in the sentence
"I stood thinking and took out my pipe." ... and how
does it function... stumped by this one... i'm reminded of the
difficulty of naming... anything... that is... knowing the right
name of anything... and wondering if it doesn't matter as often
as it does matter... that we get the name right... but knowing
the function might have some usefulness... and yet in this case...
i am excellently able to use the thing without at all being able
to name it... or its function... but i will be forever kept from
the ranks of those who know the names and functions
New York Times > Books > Writing Frankly, Young-Adult Author
...Ms. Block, 42, writes
in a style that she says is influenced by Greek myth, the magical
realism of Gabriel García Márquez and the modernist
poetry of T. S. Eliot and H. D. Her stories abound with sudden
transformations, fairies, genies and ghosts.
... and she does
it really well... remind me to read some more of francesca lia
Wednesday, February 23, 2005
Tuesday, February 22, 2005
humble ambition... some day i could be
Monday, February 21, 2005
I totally want a smoke.
i never know what to say to people
about whichever addiction they're trying to dump at the moment...
probably because i've never dumped any of mine... but i'm rooting
the most excellent gail giles has a blog...
The YA Novel and
t j b l
u g archive
finish your phrase