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Would it be poor taste to create a money lending company named Shabbat Shaloans?

Have you done your civic duty as a member of capitalist society today? It’s weird how in Canada it’s not even Thanksgiving (ours is in October), but we’re in the habit of adopting American traditions. 615 more words

Stream Of Consciousness


On my internet travels(which I conduct professionally from my bed), I noticed a lot of blog pages taking part in ‘Fandom Fridays’. I’m not going to pretend to be young enough to know what exactly a ‘fandom’ is. 975 more words


I can 6-Step poorly. Is that enough foundation for a proper hero identity?

The most telling sign that the winter season encroaches is the return of my latent mutant powers. I didn’t get anything useful like a healing factor or the ability to charge objects with kinetic energy. 747 more words

Stream Of Consciousness

Visitor Statistics

Out of sheer curiosity, I thought I’d take a look at the visitor statistics for the site. Since adopting a more regular posting schedule we’ve nearly doubled the page views here since last year to 6754 as of time of writing. 204 more words

Idle Musings

Like Water That Drips From Above - Worcester, MA 11.29.1998

Phish — Worcester Centrum Centre — Worcester, MA 11.29.1998

I  P&S, Axilla>Theme, Sparkle>Horn>LxL->Catapult->Kung>Maze, All The Pain Through The Years, Layla

II ¬†Roses>Simple, Makisupa, Possum->Wipeout->Possum, Gin, YEM… 3,348 more words


Ivy, The Kindness Fairy

We started an experiment over here at the House of Whimsy. We thought, why not see if we could get a fairy to move in. It couldn’t be all that hard: fairies just need a space of their own, and some faith and trust that they would appear. 440 more words


Hello. Meet Raptor Steve.

I have a mascot, and his name is Raptor Steve.

Steve has his own perch in my sewing room, where he currently guards the thread rack and is generally awesome.