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“Winters like this are not something that humans are built to endure.”

What’s eating you, Mother Nature? A Canadian columnist rips into Mother Nature for the very mean things she has done to us this winter: “We’ve tried to have patience. Some of us have also tried patience’s little helper, Xanax. But look what you’ve done to us. We’re a quivering mass of shattered nerves, deadened eyes [...]

Hanging brain lamp

I’ve received a few emails lately asking if I’d post about the lamp that can be seen in photos here and there, so here it is, the brain lamp that hangs over the staircase leading into the basement. We bought it the month we moved into this house at a local shop that I think [...]

Pretty pink flower

Have you ever seen a dog so magnificent and confident in his manhood?

Hope, part two

This is the Forsythia bush in our backyard, and I’m probably more excited about this one blooming than any other plant in the yard. Maybe because it’s totally wild and tangled, so flaming and outrageous when it does, and there is no better representation of what Spring means.