“To glimpse these Egyptian deities, portrayed so clearly in the grave of a man who died in 653BC, is an utter privilege – but, without context, also misleading. For El Kurru lies not in Egypt, but in Sudan – 275 miles north of the capital Khartoum. Strange? Perhaps. Or perhaps not. Because the realm… Continue reading Sudan on the Bucket list
There is No Average in this program
Larry Johnson coach of the defensive line for THE Ohio State University. Motivation at it’s finest. Very lucky to have a coach like Larry Johnson on this staff to push our team past THE EDGE to become ELITE pic.twitter.com/9eD0FiEd0i — Urban Meyer (@OSUCoachMeyer) August 17, 2016
Honeybee Populations Are Growing Again!
More Evidence of Bees on the rise!!! There has recently been some good news about the honeybee populations, after several years of alarming reports that their numbers have been making a steep decline towards a possible extinction. Numbers released from the U.S. Department of Agriculture this week show that there has actually been an increase in… Continue reading Honeybee Populations Are Growing Again!
Call off the Bee-pocalypse
From the Washington Post. Seems like we are more in danger now of losing bee-keepers than bees-maybe. Another story of how a free-market economy is the driving engine to successful farming. You’ve heard the news about honeybees. “Beepocalypse,” they’ve called it. Beemageddon. America’s honeybees are dying, putting honey production and $15 billion worth of pollinated… Continue reading Call off the Bee-pocalypse
Maxims and Mottoes from Masters of One-liners
A list of great books, it’s a reading list but one worth taking a look at. Maxims and mottoes from masters of one-liners: A reading list | ideas.ted.com.
Rules to Write By or ignore
Duane Kelly; playwright, author, produce, etc has posted rules to write by from 4 rather well known authors, including my favorite Elmore Leonard. Some really good stuff here. The link to his page and entire post are at the bottom of this entry. Thanks for the info Duane. Eight rules from Kurt Vonnegut 1. Use the… Continue reading Rules to Write By or ignore
100 Wise Words For Everyone
100 Wise Words For Everyone. | news – quickmeme.
Aquascape Goes Wild, Nat Geo Wild
“We are extremely excited to be part of the Nat Geo WILD family and look forward to sharing our love for the water feature lifestyle with viewers around the world. Stay tuned for more information!” says – Greg Wittstock- (Owner-CEO) I first met Greg Wittstock in the late 90’s and we kinda hit it off… Continue reading Aquascape Goes Wild, Nat Geo Wild
So You Want to be a Writer?
so you want to be a writer? by Charles Bukowski if it doesn’t come bursting out of you in spite of everything, don’t do it. unless it comes unasked out of your heart and your mind and your mouth and your gut, don’t do it. if you have to sit for hours staring at your… Continue reading So You Want to be a Writer?