February 13th is World Whale Day
In honor of this day, and in hopes of bringing awareness to the plight of these intelligent mammals, here are a few links that may interest you: 30 more words
From a fantastic article on whale songs, this great quote (emphasis mine):
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Whale song has artistic elements beyond simple communication of information. For example, since each whale theme ends with consistent final sounds, the phrases can be said to “rhyme” in a way akin to human poetry.
Our home is a single level structure with a basement where Ray is prevented, by a gate, from exploring. It’s not that there is anything down there that is “dog sensitive”, but simply that his approach to going down a set of stairs is rather reckless. 570 more words
Been absent for awhile from posting here. Was convicted that I did not simply want to blather. In the interim I’ve been contemplating voice. Specifically, I’ve wondered if anyone can really have a unique voice, you know that mysterious element agents are all looking for in our manuscripts. 721 more words