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Caldas de Reis to Padron

Thursday, September 27. As always we are up and out, today to Padron and Hostal Flavia, just at the south edge of town, a block before a huge fresh market with the smell of fish everywhere. 458 more words

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Photo Manipulations and Filters

Continuing in our ‘something different’ theme while quietly working on the next typeface designs…

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Please Remember Not to Vote!

So, it’s three weeks before the US midterm elections, and it looks like we have got ourselves a horse race! That’s right, folks, once again, it’s time to start playing with those forecast maps on Real Clear Politics and FiveThirtyEight, and obsessively following the fluctuating poll numbers of congressional candidates you have never heard of competing in districts you couldn’t locate if someone held a gun to your head. 1,632 more words

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Her hair flew like a gold streamer

I drove my beamer
so fast my wife, a screamer,
yelled ‘My Redeemer!’

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Monday Miscellany: 'Aunty Nic, horsie'

Happy Monday!Those of you following along on Instagram,¬†will already see that I was a horsie yesterday. We had played the ‘wrap J in a blanket, put him on the sofa and then ask where he’s gone’ game, several times. 208 more words

How I Live

Things can only get better

Patricia has been recently working as a legal secretary at a personal injury law office in the city, the job she secured through her former boss Alfred Petersen, Esq., a high-profile defendant insurance lawyer at a powerhouse Gothic City law firm. 467 more words

Writing

Karl Barth to Geoffrey Bromiley, June 1, 1961

Dear Dr. Bromiley,

Please excuse me and please try to understand that I cannot and will not answer the questions these people put.

To do so in the time requested would in any case be impossible for me.

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