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Taming a Monster

Scribus is a MONSTER!!

Yesterday, to my horror, I saw my slapped-together CreateSpace paperback cover on my Amazon page representing ‘A Pattern of Details.’ The ebook cover, while pretty bad, is much better than the one CS CoverDesigner generated. 205 more words

Dating the Sun

Thanks to clever blokes like Newton and Kepler laying down the laws, big things like stars and planets do as they are told and are therefore pretty predictable, unlike dragonflies, skinks and quantum particles. 316 more words


GIMPing the Skink

One of the virtues possessed by many successful photographers, particularly wildlife photographers, is patience. To cultivate this quality I decided to test my tenacity, stamina and stoicism to the full. 336 more words