erm. when i was moaning. i was moaning. as in grizzling and complaining– charlesfrith
New Years Assignment: DO THIS TODAY! And you'll...
I totally love this. I must do this each and ever year to really see what and who I am developing into. Even at my age I still feel like a teenager that wants to know what they will be like when they “grow up”. (credit to the Chicago Tribune’s longtime columnist Mary Schmich, published originally December 2005) YEAR IN REVIEW When you consciously review your year, you may...
annapoet: WTF is nothing open in this one horse... →
This is one of my twitters from today. NOTHING was open in Perth. I drove to 5 different photo shops to try and buy some polaroid film for tonights events. Not even a processing lab. I was so very frustrated.
I HAVE a DVD remote control with 52 buttons on it, and every one of them is...– Innovative Minds Don’t Think Alike - JANET RAE-DUPREE - New York Times, 30th December. 2007
Road Less Traveled
I am really feeling this poem by RF today. It reflects my feelings about my work situation at the moment. I have never taken the road well traveled, always the one less traveled and yes he was right, it did make all the difference. Maybe, just maybe I could, just this once take the one well traveled? I shall be telling this with a sigh Somewhere ages and ages hence Two roads diverged in a wood...
Ballistic Jaw Propulsion of Trap-Jaw Ants →
Saw this as part of IFC’s Short Attention Span Cinema. To capture the 145mph mandibles of the trap-jaw ant, the filmmakers shot 100,000 frames per second. — courtneyc
Google is God
This is from Jeff Jarvis. It really does amaze me as well….For something I’m working on, I compiled a bunch of stats on Google (sorry, I didn’t intend to blog it and so I didn’t capture all the links, but I found the collection so compelling I thought I’d share it):• Google is the “fastest growing company in the history of the world.” – Times of London, 1/29/06 • Google controls 65.1% of...
Carolyn Anna Hall: 2 seconds before midnight →
boys and pornography, ii. →
I love this idea and will also start a photo group about the books I have read.– Books I’ve Finished - a photoset on Flickr
under sky and sea
Under a sky of alabaster, we watched the sun melt away. The time is now this is our time the moments rushing daylight faster, our pillows wait now for our sleep. Instead let’s keep on walking and talk. About everything between sky and sea. Lyrics from the wonderful song “under sky and sea” by Drive Index
traveling your beautiful, beautiful skin with the lightest of touches …...– joel
Do this for me: never say such words to me, and let us be good friends.”...– Anna Karenina
Planning a trip to Argentina in July. I am loving being able to travel again.
annapoet: Waiting at a bar in Perth for someone to... →
she’s bonkers-for-bollywood and not bonkers-for-bajwa– classic quote from a friend talking about a girl he likes.
The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock
S’io credesse che mia risposta fosse A persona che mai tornasse al mondo, Questa fiamma staria senza piu scosse. Ma perciocche giammai di questo fondo Non torno vivo alcun, s’i’odo il vero, Senza tema d’infamia ti rispondo. T.S. Eliot (1888–1965). Prufrock and Other Observations. 1917.
to make it feel like Christmas by listening to carols: old school with Bing and Sammy and Dean. It’s not working. Hot weather and singing about snow does not cut it for me I’m afraid.
Fig: but the comparison value of the .......
Carolyn: Fig please don't use big words with me today
Fig: why not?
Carolyn: I've been on vacation. The only thing I've read in the past 5 weeks are menus!