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Ten Most Disturbing Scientific Discoveries

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Happy New Year

HAPPY NEW YEAR Especially to those unknown friends from 115 countries who have visited my blogs 12,761 times and sent 195 comments. I started “Invest Me in My Motley” a year ago to-day as my 2012 creative writing project. I … Continue reading

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Mir Moiré

Mir moiré is a fascinating combination of computer generated abstract art and synthesizer music.  There is a strange and soothing serenity to the slow-moving modifications and quiet music.  Some of the colours are amazing, but the black and whites have … Continue reading

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The Sorcerer’s Apprentice

A parable is a succinct story, in prose or verse, which illustrates one or more instructive principles, or lessons, or (sometimes) a normative principle. It differs from a fable in that fables use animals, plants, inanimate objects, and forces of … Continue reading

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Cartograms

The political conventions, followed by learning about the new TV series Newsroom, followed by the 9/11 anniversary have set my wondering again about media manipulation, distortion and omissions. I have written about this often; you may even remember the blog … Continue reading

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Tiny Trouble

This is the connector that plugs into the back of my computer tower and links it to the router downstairs.  We have not “gone wireless”… this set-up has served us well. Until Friday, when my internet and email went down … Continue reading

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Let’s Celebrate Together

This is BLOG #200! I am going to celebrate with a glass of wine and some more Kate Bush. The Olympic Games gave me a great deal to think about, and I am far from finished with many issues that … Continue reading

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