Month: December 2011

Journal

Study of Humans

Utah: Online Porn Capital of America?  – article at PC World Hmmm… the more conservative and religious a person is the more likely they are to treat themselves to porn.   I’m not surprised. Humans need to grow up.  There’s my plan for saving the world.  Too bad it’s about as likely as my dog laying […]

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Collected

The Westerner (poem)

The Westerner by Badger Clark (1947) My fathers sleep on the sunrise plains, And each one sleeps alone. Their trails may dim to the grass and rains, For I choose to make my own. I lay proud claim to their blood and name, But I lean on no dead kin; My name is mine, for […]

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Journal

Cleaning Up Caradan

The temperatures have been 20s-30s at night and early morning.  Fifties during the day.  Perfectly wonderful in my book. I’ve been working outdoors every day.  General clean-up and organization.  When we became the new owners of this property it had many things I’d rather not have acquired.  We’re still dealing with this stuff. There was […]

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Photography

From Inside A Turkey

These items were retrieved from the craw of a turkey that lived on my farm. I raised poultry for many years.  When left to roam freely, they find all sorts of objects they’re inclined to eat.  But some things (that aren’t food) wind up collecting in their craw.

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Collected

Friedrich Nietzche

Friedrich Nietzsche offered these bits: 1. People who have given us their complete confidence believe that they have a right to ours. The inference is false, a gift confers no rights. 2. He that humbleth himself wishes to be exalted. 3. The surest way to corrupt a youth is to instruct him to hold in […]

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