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In Alberto Manguel’s book, A Reader on Reading there’s a very funny chapter titled The Ideal Reader and I thought I’d pick out a few sentences and interact with them. 610 more words


Borough Market: adventures (and failures) into wild food

Another foray into London’s Borough Market! Myself and DM are really getting into our visits. On a sunny day with the light streaming down through the rail bridge and with basket in hand, I feel like my 14year-old dreams of farmer’s market visits and culture-rich foodie adulthood have finally come true. 315 more words


Beatrice & Virgil

A Five Star Pick

Some readers liked it, others hated it—but I was quite blown away by it.  Short, symbolic and meaningful, this second book by Yann Martel was certainly different from… 291 more words

Five Star Picks

Washington Taxidermist Rebuilding After Devastating Fire

Olympia Washington-based taxidermist Alden Johnson is sifting through the rubble and making plans to rebuild after an early morning fire on Dec. 5 destroyed his shop. 107 more words

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Faux Real

I finally finished my room (pics soon to come). One of my favorite things about my room is this one-of-a-kind accessories. This one,  from White Faux Taxidermy… 22 more words

Ninja Genealogy and Serendipity among the Cacti and Taxidermists

I am on my way home from a research trip to the Texas Hill Country to find the land my Gooch ancestors occupied from the late 1840s at least through the 1880s.   1,894 more words


Get Stuffed: How to pick a taxidermist pt 2

What is the Difference between Commercial Mounts (Client Mounts) and Competition Mounts (Display Mounts)

Written by Ron Shaefer

Trade shows and show rooms could be mounts they worked on just for show or something that have purchased from another taxidermist. 382 more words

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