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Crossword dress

My suggestion: while in elevator, keep away from man with a pen

One More Book

What we give to fear, we take away from faith.

- Mitch Albom, The First Phone Call from Heaven -


Just finished reading Mitch Albom’s latest book.

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What's up doc?

Today, let’s take a quick tour through crossword clues related to my favorite toon character:

  • DOC Recipient of a Bugs Bunny question
  • HEIGHTS “An oh, what ___ we’ll hit!” (lyric from Bugs Bunny’s theme song)
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Unlatch the door and scratch holes in the night

The title is from a song by the magnificent, luminous Pete Sinfield, best known, I imagine, as the lyricist for the early King Crimson, a wayward jazz/rock band that had quite an influence on my childhood in the years before punk rock came along and blew everything upside down and inside out. 244 more words


Crossword reflections

Amazing. I admire both the idea and realisation of this photo.

A is for Amidala

I love crosswords, and as with anything I love, I had to figure out how to make one myself. As it turns out, there are a lot of rules that go with puzzle making, like specific numbers of squares, symmetrical placement of black squares, no letters hanging out there by themselves… all of which I learned AFTER spending hours building A is for Amidala. 115 more words

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Cross Words

I frown
At twelve down,
You advise.

Or the answer?
Both cryptic
And concise.

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