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Syd Barrett remembered (1946-2006)

Last summer marked the 10th anniversary of the death of Roger (Syd) Barrett the original heart and soul of the mega-band “Pink Floyd”. Syd was the lead singer and principle songwriter, credited with naming the band in the mid-60s. 523 more words

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@NatlParkService: The Second Century Will Be A Lot Different Than the First -- Climate Central

Click here to read “This is What The Future of National Parks Looks Like In the Face of Climate Change” from Brian Kahn writing for Climate Central. 640 more words

Climate Change

Poem: I’m a creature light upon the water -- Greg Hobbs

Photo credit Greg Hobbs December, 2016.

Photo credit Greg Hobbs December, 2016.

Photo credit Greg Hobbs December, 2016.

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HUFFPOST: History Tells Us What Will Happen Next With Brexit And Trump

HUFFPOST: History Tells Us What Will Happen Next With Brexit And Trump

In my own book “Fateful Eyes” I am describing the seeds of a dystopian future sown during an “affluent and innocent era of plenty” (circa 2000 – 2005), when most people did not anticipate what would follow. 184 more words

Fateful Eyes

Restoring Network Connectivity: An Exercise in Timing

A simple yet effective demonstration of timing techniques in an everyday situation.

Alongside my work as an astrologer is my parallel career as an inventory planner with a well-known American clothing retailer.

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Spider on the fence

In working along the fence line we came across this spider. We have no idea what it is or whether it is dangerous, but it sure looked deadly and scary. 42 more words

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in which I take stock of myself considered as a reader

The following is the text of an email of mine from today to an academic with whom I have had contact periodically regarding literary scholarship. Her research interests are in the area of early twentieth century American literature. 293 more words

Roger W. Smith