Monthly Archives: August 2017

18 August 2017 – Beleaguered in Bothell

Musings in Summer: Lucy Maud Montgomery “We don’t know where we’re going, but isn’t is fun to go?” Art for Summer – Part I of VI: Anne Packard (American, contemporary) Below – “Two Dorries” Musings in Summer: Will Durant “We … Continue reading

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Exhortations from the Deck of the Pequod – 18 August 2017

“In truth, a mature man who uses hair oil, unless medicinally, that man has probably got a quoggy spot in him somewhere.”

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A View from Walden Pond – 18 August 2017

“Who shall say what prospect life offers to another? Could a greater miracle take place than for us to look through each other’s eyes for an instant?”

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Current Events – 18 August 2017

“Imagine a man who professes over and over his unending love for. a woman but who knows nothing of where she was born or who her parents were or where she went to school or what her life had been … Continue reading

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17 August 2017 – Beleaguered in Bothell

Musings in Summer: Jeanette Walls “I hadn’t been paying attention to things like the sunrise, but that old sun had been coming up anyway. It didn’t really care how I felt, it was going to rise and set regardless of … Continue reading

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Exhortations from the Deck of the Pequod – 17 August 2017

“Wonderfullest things are ever the unmentionable; deep memories yield no epitaphs.”

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A View from Walden Pond – 17 August 2017

“When formerly I was looking about to see what I could do for a living… I thought often and seriously of picking huckleberries; that surely I could do.”

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Current Events – 17 August 2017

“Latins for Republicans – it’s like roaches for Raid.” – John Leguizamo, Colombian-American actor, voice actor, stand-up comedian, film producer, playwright, and screenwriter.

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Morphology

Below – Scene Bfrom “Triumph of the Will” (Nuremberg, Germany, 1934). Below – Scene from “Trump of the Will,”(Charlottesville, United States of America, 2017).

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16 August 2017 – Beleaguered in Bothell

Musings in Summer: Albert Einstein “If you want your children to be intelligent, read them fairy tales. If you want them to be more intelligent, read them more fairy tales.” Art for Summer – Part I of V: Robert Nizamov … Continue reading

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