Monthly Archives: May 2011


I don’t know what’s happening to Billings. I can only assume that global warming melting the polar ice caps has increased the amount of water in the atmosphere, leading to a bizarre trend of global warming actually creating global cooling … Continue reading

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I enjoy reading the missed connections on craigslist. Some aren’t worth the time, but the clever or poignant posts outweigh the prosaic. Through The New Victorian Ruralist I’ve discovered an artist who illustrates Missed Connections: Thanks for your illustrations, Sophie … Continue reading

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blooming and blossoming

Stanwick Park is coming out of hibernation. The snow has changed to rain, the grass is green, and flowers spring from the dead ground, just as T. S. Eliot lamented. One of the things I really love about my home … Continue reading

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