In the text it said that the scribes had to pass on their finished work to other scribes for them to complete the illuminated manuscript. I was thinking that was a little too much to just do one single page with designs, images and text. After the experience of just tracing the work, I have a deeper understanding of all the work the scribes at to do.
There are scores of routes, with new sectors opening regularly. To avoid baking alive on the rock walls in mid summer, peak climbing seasons are spring and autumn, which has the happy effect of extending the local hoteliers’ season. There’s also a big climbers’ festival each year, usually during early October.
But this summer Fordham asked me to do it again, and I found myself agreeing to do so since it seemed pretty important. So I’m now about 20 states into the second round. The good news is that some states seem to have taken the critique seriously and have come up with far better products.
When Facebook gave us the ability to create a group and automatically add anyone to it that we wanted, it turned us all into Nigerian prince style spammers. We find some bullshit we want to cram into people’s ears, and then we wrangle up some digital avatars and scream our opinions and favorite links at them. All the while, the people in the group are confused, as they wonder why someone’s preaching about African people with dysentery.
If you are a person who enjoys traveling, take your children or grandchildren one at a time on a trip with you when they are old enough. It need not be a trip to another country, though that would be wonderful if you can manage it. Trips to special places in your community may be possible right now.
Posted in Easting local, Pastured chicken, tagged Certified Humane Raised Handled’ label, Humane Farm Animal Care, Murray’s Chicken on October 13, 2010I guess you can look a gift chicken in the beak. That sort of how I feel about Murray Chickens. I read Humane Raised and Handled and I heard (in my head) pastured.
Not only is Vincent my art world great uncle, I played him on Dutch television in artist Les Levine’s 1980 Analyze Lovers: The Story of Vincent. Levine was miffed that the reporters at the press conference were more interested in the wonderful new actor playing van Gogh than the layering of multiple interviews on the tape. Levine was a good sport.
What child is not intrigued by woolly bear caterpillars? Our little granddaughter, Elanor, certainly is. Last September she gathered up a handful of the bristly creatures as they paraded across our veranda and claimed them as pets. I tried to discourage her, but she was adamant, and her father, Steve, who is an amateur entomologist in his spare time, humored her..