So… reading. Well, this week has been a peculiar one. Between researching a subject for my potential PhD (which seems to be turning into a Master’s – just to improve my chances of actually completing a PhD if and when I want to) and my morning reading, I’ve ended up with a strange mix. 1,081 more words
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friday roundup: hidebound opinions, 'those beautiful names of horses,' & 'the ax that breaks this lock'
Perhaps the only remotely good thing about a poet dying is that we are sent sharply back to her words. And isn’t it true that the words of poets become more weighty after their deaths, because we know there will be no more from them? 721 more words
becalm v. leave (a sailing vessel) unable to move through lack of wind. From be- a word-forming element with a wide range of meanings, and 253 more words
Hello and happy Friday. Known also as the last day the children will be in school until January 6th. So yes, I’m at my desk trying to get as much bang for my buck as I can, while I can. 393 more words