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House of Suns by Alastair Reynolds

“To see something marvelous with your own eyes – that’s wonderful enough. But when two of you see it, two of you together, holding hands, holding each other close, knowing that you’ll both have that memory for the rest of your lives, but that each of you will only ever hold an incomplete half of it, and that it won’t ever really exist as a whole until you’re together, talking or thinking about that moment … that’s worth more than one plus one. 226 more words

Book Reviews

Icelandic Pinks

“Pinks” in this case refers to plants in the pinks family, Caryophyllaceae, so named not for the color but for the jagged edges on the petals (in some species), which look as though they’ve been cut with pinking shears. 350 more words

'BRUNT' Release Show Perfectly Encapsulates the Everett Scene

When I arrived at the release show for BRUNT — the latest EP from Everett band LEAVA — the band’s mastermind Simon Nicol was running the doors for the show.   385 more words

Music

Floral Friday...

Lychnis coronaria

That pink! ❤️

These little beauties are just beginning to come into flower here. I love the contrast between their vivid pink petals and fluffy grey foliage. 22 more words

Gardening

Death in the Garden

Death is perfectly at home in the garden. It is, after all, the other half of the circle. Gardeners, therefore, become rather intimate with it. 1,263 more words

Garden

Tricou de Campion

Nu cu mult timp in urma, Campionii Romaniei primeau, pe langa diploma si medalie, un Tricou de Campion. O traditie frumoasa, care continua si la Cupa Tabere cu Suflet MTB de la Azuga! 48 more words

Tabere Cu Suflet

Wasted Opportunity by “The Terrible Tout”: Campion Story Deserves More Layers

Three days ago I sat satisfying my regular need for social media and saw what I thought would be an article par excellence pop up on my newsfeed from one of the regular social commentators in Jamaica that I respect, even if I don’t always agree with the views he espouses. 767 more words

Politics/Current Affairs