Way before there was OMG, there was CDB by William Steig in 1968. Steig created Shrek among other children’s books. William Steig wrote a book and illustrated it in 1968 with only letters for words… check out some of his … Continue reading
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Farmer Gray/Al Falfa – with music, no vocals, by Paul Terry and Terrytoons. I kindly refer you to: Cartoonscrapbook which has a great short listing of these early silent cartoons (with music though) that resurfaced in the 1950s … Continue reading
From Matadornetwork.com Interesting concepts to wrap your mind around… 1. Toska Russian – Vladmir Nabokov describes it best: “No single word in English renders all the shades of toska. At its deepest and most painful, it is a sensation of … Continue reading
See below for a sample from Chapter 6 on Patience from: The Way of the Bodhisattva Translated from the Tibetan by the Padmakara Translation Group, Shambhala, Boston and London, 2006 Note, titles of each verse selection are mine, not the … Continue reading
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Snow Bunting Horned Lark © Dwanyejava © Gerrit Vyn I have been a casual, situational birder since grammar school, meaning, if I see a bird in my travels, I try to identify it. This was … Continue reading
KIBBLE IN THE CAT BOWL Kibble in the Cat bowl, Cat rounds the corner for a meal Then back to his perch To watch finches peck At safflower seed Sifted into the feeder After a breakfast of oatmeal And shower … Continue reading
It was a sad day when Pete Seeger died this week, I certainly cannot add anything to all of the memories that have spilled out since he passed away. I did see him play once in a Borders Music (!) … Continue reading