Poem for Saturday

October 9, 2010

Hymnus Ad Patrem Sinensis by Philip Whalen I praise those ancient Chinamen Who left me a few words, Usually a pointless joke or a silly question A line of poetry drunkenly scrawled on the margin of a quick splashed picture—bug, leaf, caricature of Teacher on paper held together now by little more than ink & […]

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Careers

October 9, 2010

I spent a lot of hours playing “Careers” long ago, both as a kid and when Laura was growing up. Looking for the illustration in the previous post I ran across the following info about the game that I did not know, and I bet you didn’t either. From the Retro Games blog by Magisterrex– […]

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Sat

October 9, 2010

It is Sat and I am sitting in quiet after a whirlwindy week of confusion and cacaphony. Also some real caca. The NASW statewide conference is over and my housemates will be able to unwind after working like dogs to make it happen. The conference took place Wed-Fri at the Westmark Hotel in downtown Fairbanks. […]

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