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There is more wisdom in your body than in your deepest philosophy. — Zarathustra Part I, Chapter 4, On the despisers of the Body (1885)

Christmas night: Gavin and his bike slide on driveway in slow motion right before dinner.

I go into Mom mode. The mind is spinning. Conner needs to nurse. 700 more words


Kerbal Space Program "Dumb Off"

So a short time ago, we here at Lingering Trees were given a chance to do a collaboration video with Wit & Twit! The challenge? 24 more words

Video Games


Unease set in before he was even marched through the door of the Ice Tap. The pilot’s lounge wasn’t exactly on the physician’s list of favorite social hotspots, much preferring a quiet glass of wine in the barracks with one or two squadron companions than overpriced drinks with random Confederates. 1,086 more words



“… bone’s connected to the thigh bone. The thigh bone’s connected to the hip bone.”

The light hum of the vibro-scalpel ceased for a moment along with the physician’s song, though the more dissonant sound being made in the back of his patient’s throat continued unabated. 1,200 more words


"Think in the morning. Act in the noon. Eat in the evening. Sleep in the night." William Blake

Well, Sir William, what happens when you cannot sleep at night? What happens when you don’t sleep night after night? Well, of course… You are unable to think in the morning, surely unable act (normally and consciously) in the noon. 1,560 more words


The Academy

Breathing heavily he dodged around the saafa carts and ran through the rest of the market. Not daring to look back he jumped over the railing that separated Academy grounds from the city proper and dashed into the tunnel leading into the lower level of the Academy. 908 more words

Fourth Age