Tag Archives: #amreading

Pick a Pun

I probably shouldn’t let Paka eat too much coffee-dipped rusk. At least I can close the photo albums, so he won’t lick the pics. Maybe he’s bored? Needs a pika playmate, perchance? h/t: The evolution and anatomy of the horse … Continue reading

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Sphinxed

I have started a new sculpting as I muse upon some of the books I’ve read/listened to, am-reading. I enjoyed Pride and Prejudice (Austen) on Librivox, then started Emma – but the first bit made me fall asleep; I have … Continue reading

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Shipshape

h/t: Shipworms: Do they float your boat? And when is a boat a ship? Can you wear the hat if it fits? Maybe he’s referring to kakapo mermaids… Whenua Hou has dense rimu (olive trees in pic), which makes it … Continue reading

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Jellyfeet

Talk about ‘foot-in-mouth‘! Dilly insists they were jellyfish larvae. It IS rather like something out of A Series of Unfortunate Events, yes. Mm: feet and ceilings… Speaking of feeding frenzies: I have finished the Atlanta Burns books and am on … Continue reading

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Camish Day

What else has 74 chromosomes? A llama. There is one, on the cover of The Geek Feminist Revolution by Kameron Hurley, which is rad-ish. The starlings have discovered the bird feeder. They are even more voracious than the blue jays, … Continue reading

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Still Scribbling

Morning reads: Tilting Titling? Via The Browser The Spider Web That Gets Stronger When It Touches Insects; via The Atlantic via Blogger http://ift.tt/2rntPzX

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Aggro Nyms

Mm: rather go with the knee lift- than the knee jerk reaction, unless you have splendid patellas: you don’t want to suffer from prepatellar bursitis, no. P.S. Some acronyms are more unfortunate than others. h/t: Addressing the ethical issues raised … Continue reading

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Friday Feline

H/T: I had my Cats’ Poop Sequenced for Science/ Ars Technica/ Jonathan M Gitlin At a tangent: Seeing like a State book review by Scott Alexander via Blogger http://ift.tt/2nuKdgV

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Cell Splits

50 Words Universe Miss Universe was so attractive! Now Mommy Universe was gravid. Baby, it’s time to split. My little one! Stay with me forever. But teenage universes can be difficult, and soon have to leave home. One universe becomes … Continue reading

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Friday Fundamentals

 This could be The Way. via Blogger http://ift.tt/2lN7Waf

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