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Just lucky, I guess...

There’s this thing in writing… or really, a series of categories, that people are always trying to stick the rest of the population into.

Harrumph… 417 more words

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Almost, but not quite...

… totally unlike the Muscadine grape we used to find in the wilds of deepest, darkest Georgia, as we were scampering around in our pre-pre-pubescent, half-wild state. 302 more words

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Happy Birthday...

… to a man who wrote the most beautiful music…

… about the most distressingly star-crossed people ever to have existed…

Giacomo Puccini was born on this date in 1858. 121 more words

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Happy Birthday, Ludwig...

You know the story, by now…

Ludwig Von Beethoven was born (probably…) on this date in 1770 (maybe…) in Bonn, Germany.
What we do know is that, among other things, he wrote (possibly…) the greatest piece of musical literature of all time… so far… 147 more words

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Before and after...

… or, more accurately, after, and then before.

These are from a trip to Japan, specifically Kyoto, that produced something of a profound effect.
On me, and on my photography. 455 more words

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Do go gentle...

It’s been one of those weeks…
Work has been all consuming, both energetically and time-wise…

I’ve missed several (to me) important birthdays, including John Milton’s. 505 more words

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Happy Birthday, Georges...

The French artist Seurat is remembered for having been born on this date in 1859.

Oh… and, um…
He also was known to dabble a bit in the field of painting, as well… 9 more words

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