I continue to be amazed at the amount of work being poured into this site by a relatively small group of rather dedicated (some might say cultish) users. Some are here for purposes involving educational coursework, while others, like myself, take a more recreational approach to the wake. In the five plus years of the […]
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Some of us may have encountered these words in various places during our literary explorations. The younger folks have probably come across it in bad fan fiction. Most of us know what they mean, or at least what they’re intended to mean in context. Let’s explore them. tu·mes·cent t(y)o͞oˈmes(ə)nt/ adjective swollen or becoming swollen, especially as a … Continue reading Turgid vs Tumescent →
This is what’s wrong with America. I will NEVER eat this.
We have a well-stocked pantry at my office. At any time I can choose between literally dozens of choices. Today I was trying to decide between junk food and maybe something a little bit healthier. I picked up two items that couldn’t be farther apart. Or so I thought. Evil crack Doritos vs sweet bunny … Continue reading Healthy Snack Choices →
O Joy O Joy, my favorite things come together — Amanda Fucking Palmer and Neil Gaiman performing a murder ballad together.
YOU have a story that needs to be told Tell it now, before you’re too old