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Our Wonderful, Subtle Language

SEARCHING – Metal Detectorists examine a find.

I find myself wondering about the difference between HUNT and SEARCH.  In some contexts they seem to mean the same thing, to go in pursuit of an object, a fact, a concept that you know exists but cannot locate at that given moment. 245 more words

Book Review - Rose Pressey

Finished reading If You’ve Got It, Haunt It by Rose Pressey the other day. I’m not all that into reading about clothing and there was a ton of that in it but it was good. 898 more words

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Dianetics: The Modern Science of Mental Health

I first noticed the TV ads for the book (which was published in 1950) in the late 80s during the cartoon/syndicated sitcom hours of 4-6pm, if I remember correctly. 409 more words

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Suicide Squad Comics

Lately I’ve added comics into my reading queue. With the new Suicide Squad movie coming out today, I wanted to know as much as possible about the stories without actually digging for information. 470 more words

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Harry Potter is back (with a Cursed Child)

I couldn’t tell you where I first discovered the little paperback; I don’t know if a friend suggested it, or if, more likely, I spied it’s cartoonish cover on a nondescript shelf and found my interests piqued. 1,484 more words


Growth through change

It’s been a few weeks since I have written anything here because it’s been a time of big change. I’m now writing this from Sydney, Australia… 249 more words

Book Review - Soman Chainani

For the past week or so I’ve been feverishly reading a single book. Honestly, I wondered at times if I was ever going to finish it. 590 more words

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