Testing out the SoundCloud service
This is the webpage M. Douglas Wray does want you to see.
A poetic eulogy for my mother.
Punderfully punnishingly punny puns.
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Lyrics by James Taylor The Frozen Man (James Taylor) Last thing I remember is the freezing cold Water reaching up just to swallow me whole Ice in the rigging and howling wind Shock to my body as we tumbled in Then my brothers and the others are lost at sea I alone am returned to
On the Other SideOn the other side, the sun always shines No minutes, no hour, there’s no such thing as time Where the streets are paved with gold and you never grow old on the other side On the other side, everybody sings there’s miles and miles of flowers and lots of pretty things Where
I had the good fortune to meet Scott’s widow Tammi eight years after his death. Even at that huge distance of time I could feel what a good man he must have been. I wish I could have met him but I’m grateful that his legacy has come to me to preserve and protect. It’s an honor to be associated with the Hofferber family. Rest in peace Scott, you are fondly remembered and greatly missed.
Images from a friend’s e-mail, lovely old cars.
Visit the Official M.C. Escher website.
I’ve heard and used the phrase ‘you may fire when ready Gridley’ and never knew it’s origin. A quick web search yielded this article from HistoryNet.com: “YOU MAY FIRE WHEN YOU ARE READY, GRIDLEY.” : January/February ’98 American History Feature U.S. Navy Captain Charles Gridley earned a place in history on May 1, 1898,during the
A classic. Everyone should know this song.
For my father, George Wray. You are sorely missed this season.
Human/Pet Age Analogy Adult Size in Pounds 0 – 20 21 – 50 51 – 120 > 120 Years Feline Canine Pet Age Human Equivalent Age 3 28 28 29 31 39 4 32 33 34 38 49 5 36 38 39 45 59 6 40 42 44 52 69 7 44 46 49 59
Wonderful video about intriguing craftsman. Mesmerizing.
My way is not thy way, and thine is not mine.
But come, before we part
Let us separately go to the Morning Star,
And meet there.
A pride of lions, etc.
I’m not Byron but I, too, have loved a dog.
Lt. Commander Data’s ode to his cat.
“Come unto the Lord with a joyful noise” – that sounds like something an infinite being would ask for!
Dreams Are More Precious Come see, high above. Come see, high in the heavens. A new star shining bright. Out of the darkness, comes a light. Come here, midnight chimes Come here, bells that are ringing And from some distant shore Sounds of a journey, echo on This is the night They say, Everyone wants
Considering the number of times the Diety’s name is used during everyday use, it clearly is a religion.
Miss you dad.
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Two poems from my pal Deb “DJ” Johnson
A wonderful plaint. Posting inspired by my friend George Seaton’s touching comments about John Guldaman. Amazing lyrics and incredible rendition by Beth Orton.
Thinking about all the loves I’ve had, how our lives twined around each other and how we changed each others path through life.
Humor is where you find it.
Great illustrations about misused words – from the Oatmeal via EDUdemic.
One of my favorite places at the University of Colorado was the High Voltage Electron Microscope lab in the Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology building.
Another dear friend and extended family member has gone to be with Jesus. Rest in Peace Sarah.
Animations of fractal sets. Go and watch some of these and then tell me mathematics aren’t beautiful.
Looking down the throat of hell. Hat tip to Say It Ain’t So Already
Drinking irradiated water = death.
Tammi introduced me to Rascal Flatts and this song in particular. God does speak to us through music.
One of the finest songs ever written, performed by one of my very favorite singers.
Sometimes ya jes gotta whoop on it wit a hammer.
Steven Colbert addresses Congress in character
Wonderful chart from an old Life Nature Library book “Evolution” – illustration by Arthur Singer.
The following is from Petapixel and is the text of a reference on photographers rights. You can make a photograph of anything and anyone on any public property, except where a specific law prohibits it. i.e. streets, sidewalks, town squares, parks, government buildings open to the public, and public libraries. You may shoot on private
vanadium nitrogenase – now THAT’S ‘geekspeek’ at its finest.
Great Flash animation! Hat tip to Todd Lockwood!
The perfect fish response!