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A century ago, the zoo
In Cincinnati bade adieu
To Martha, whose one claim to fame
Was, she was last to bear the name… 164 more words


Fooling Yourself: Familiarity Breeds Lack of Contempt

Repetition helps you appreciate a song or an album …

… but be warned that critical thought is also required.

Otherwise you will end up fooling yourself … 62 more words


Styx : reworking the sprites

I’m currently preparing the post-Ludum Dare version of Styx, the game I made in 48 hours during the jam. Here is the progress :


The Inferno of Oz: A Gimpy Monologue

By Joseph Casarez

Imagine walking through the yellow-brick road; you’re hopping, skipping and don’t have a care in the world for the world or the problems in it.   294 more words


#BestYearEver and "Rules of Engagement"

The new school year is less than 48 hours away.  Classrooms are almost ready to receive this year’s roster of students.  Meet the teacher night, middle school 6th grade orientation and high school fish camps are completed.  603 more words

Instructional Leadership

Goodbye, precious bearer of dream...

Every soul that crosses the Styx is precious. But when it belongs to a poet, it’s a special kind of light that is extinguished.

I knew one such light. 307 more words


Hastening the End at Hasting's?

I have a short piece in the latest Texas Monthly on the sale of Hasting’s, the music and entertainment store chain that was prominent in many small towns in Texas and the Midwest. 269 more words

Texas Monthly