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Insatiable Titillation

Pevear and Volokhonsky have “inexhaustible delight,” while Jesse Coulson has “hugely delighted,” and Kirsten Lodge offers “insatiable pleasure,” all of which are renderings of the Russian “неутолимое наслаждение,” which reminds me of a Russian TV commercial for the Mounds chocolate bar from the 1990s (someone asks Mounds if he’s tried Almond Joy and when he says no, the person responds with the slogan current at the time “райское наслаждение!” (heavenly enjoyment)). 275 more words

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Happy Mother's Day!

So, kind of embarrassing story today. Thanks to my Mom, I grew up thinking there was an old saying, “Sometimes you feel like a nut, sometimes you don’t.” I guess someone eventually had to call me out on it. 80 more words


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Animal Carvings From Mounds Of The Mississippi Valley, Henry W. Henshaw 18184 RTF

Mississippi Valley, by Henry W. Henshaw ANIMAL CARVINGS FROM from Mounds of the Mississippi Valley, by Henry W should be named 18184-h.htm or MOUNDS OF THE MISSISSIPPI VALLEY. 181 more words

Effigy Mounds

This could be the location of this upcoming Saturdays show. This amazingly picturesque places in the Mississippi valley. This sacred ground should definitely be a destination stop on one of your upcoming road trips. 32 more words

Mounds and petroglyphs

Monks Mound, Cahokia, By Skubasteve834 – EN.Wikipedia, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=3019271

The mystery of mound 72, Cahokia

Cahokia was the center of Mississippian culture (~600-1400 AD), a civilization that stretched from Wisconsin to Florida, Kansas to Virginia — different peoples, different customs, one culture. 158 more words


Mossy Mounds

Mossy Mounds


hills worn smooth by time

limestone mounds covered in green

make mossy marvels


I’ve grown to love the subtle beauty of the Ozark Mountains. 151 more words