Monthly Archives: January 2008

A quatrain? Is that / the end I envision? *

My friend and classmate Morgan Cowles died yesterday, in an avalanche near Yosemite. He was a lovely man, perhaps the definition of easy-going, but committed and kind and fun-loving. I always remember him smiling. I am glad he passed … Continue reading

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reading smart people

makes me both happy: that I know such great people; and slightly sad: do I push myself enough? —- Anyway, here is something beautiful and sad. Page all the way through it as it is rather amazing. And here is … Continue reading

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I’m the rapper, he’s the DJ

I just watched the first episode of the new series of Doctor Who, which features a plot whereby plastic things (notably window dummies) come to life and march around like zombies trying to strangle people. That is precisely how I … Continue reading

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