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Visuwords: Visualizing abstract notions

Visuwords is an online dictionary that offers explanations to words with the help of visual aids. It illustrates the abstract relation between words that are often times hard to describe.   246 more words

The Technology

Voyant Tools: Revealing the epiphanies in Joyce

Voyant Tools is a free online text analyzer that provides a number of formats of visualization. The default skin shows three primary tools including cirrus, summary and corpus reader (see below) that indicate word frequencies. 580 more words

The Technology

this week on the home-front

Earlier this week, Lucy cooking on a stick stove she made at the park. We were cave people living in these rocks.

Lucy can now make it all the way across on the monkey bars! 95 more words

Family

Blog Indecision

So, I’d been having my family blog on Little Puffy Clouds(on blogspot) and my crafts projects on Amy Jane Sews, but it just ended up resulting in no blogging at all. 218 more words

Family

The Sisters: Obscurity and secrecy

The first in the line up of stories in James Joyce’s Dubliners, The Sisters introduced a number of themes commonly found in the succeeding stories. These ideas season the ambiguous understanding of sin and death of the young protagonist. 302 more words

James Joyce

Silver Bow Belles

If you can get your hands on a remaining copy, The Sisters by Myron Brinig is a book worth reading. Published in 1937, and made into a movie by the same name, this wonderful novel is about three attractive sisters who grew up in a small town in Montana during the early 20th century. 131 more words