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Finishing Touches to the Stacks of Blocks (Previous Post)

Because walls are never plumb, and because ceiling lines are never perfectly level, and because wallpaper can twist and distort once it gets wet with paste, with a pattern like in the previous post, it’s not advisable to place a key element, such as the gold horizontal line, at the top of the wall. 134 more words

Centering and Plumbing Grasscloth Seam

Re my previous posts, here I am using my laser level to help get the seam aligned with the light sconce, as well as ensure that it hangs level. 15 more words

Dar oare până când? (Romanian poem)

Petale de mercur, privirea-i prinsă-n nori,
Inimă, tu când ai să-ncetezi să mori?
Să-mi lași descântec funerare flori de gând,
Plumb în ochi, hemoragie-n fiecare rând. 81 more words


TS10: Mood

A while back, my boy became obsessed with mood rings. I didn’t really understand it. Some other kid from school may have turned him on to them. 782 more words


Wonky Walls = Mis-Matched Corners

When wallpaper turns an inside corner, you split the strip vertically and place the first half of the strip so that just a teeny tad wraps around the corner, and then you overlap the remaining strip into the corner, using a level to plumb this strip. 76 more words

Cleveland Orchestra reaches ecstasy in Tristan und Isolde

Cleveland Orchestra
Franz Welser-Möst, conductor
Severance Hall
Cleveland, OH
April 21, 2018

Wagner: Tristan und Isolde

Gerhard Siegel, tenor (Tristan)
Nina Stemme, soprano (Isolde)
Okka von der Damerau, mezzo-soprano (Brangäne) 897 more words