Monthly Archives: December 2008

Janes retirement party at the University of Missouri Press | Flickr – Photo Sharing!

http://www.flickr.com/photos/shitao/3153683015/ Today, Jane Lago retires as the managing editor of the University of Missouri Press after thirty-three years. Wash All day the blanket snapped and swelled on the line, roused by a hot spring wind…. From there it witnessed the … Continue reading

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Jane, just prior to retirement. | Flickr – Photo Sharing!

http://www.flickr.com/photos/shitao/3154524352/ Today, my wife Jane http://gladsdotter.stumbleupon.com/ is retiring as the managing editor of the University of Missouri Press in Columbia Missouri. You have my permission to write and congratulate her at her SU address or at her Flickr account (Shotaku) … Continue reading

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NY Times Advertisement

http://www.nytimes.com/2009/01/04/magazine/04Creatures-t.html?hp ON HALLOWEEN NIGHT IN A SUBURB of Albany, a group of children dressed as vampires and witches ran past a middle-aged woman in plain clothes. She gripped a leather harness — like the kind used for Seeing Eye dogs … Continue reading

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Mallorca – Julian Bream

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=27fgP7-pG64 Julian Bream plays Mallorca … Night Music At one the wind rose, And with it the noise Of the black poplars. Long since had the living By a thin twine Been led into their dreams Where lanterns shine Under … Continue reading

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http://www.funpic.hu/funblog/pugs/pugs_35.jpg Your Laughter Take bread away from me, if you wish, take air away, but do not take from me your laughter. Do not take away the rose, the lance flower that you pluck, the water that suddenly bursts forth … Continue reading

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Yellow on blue | Flickr – Photo Sharing!

http://www.flickr.com/photos/shitao/2809162121/ Big Yellow Taxi http://uk.youtube.com/watch?v=ZgMEPk6fvpg They paved paradise And put up a parking lot With a pink hotel, a boutique And a swinging hot spot Dont it always seem to go That you dont know what youve got Till its … Continue reading

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http://uk.youtube.com/watch?v=lvSY4NYkySM I have a mandolin I play it all night long It makes me want to kill myself I also have a dobro Made in some mountain range Sounds like a mountain range in love But when I turn up … Continue reading

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