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The Lord of Misrule

A rhyme, for your entertainment: “The Lord of Misrule”…

A brief digression: I entered a little on-line contest in March…

…and didn’t win.

Ah well, what was my loss I will now attempt to make your gain, by presenting failure as entertainment. Five verses, iambic octameter (that means “sixteen syllables per line”, read it duh-duh, duh-duh, duh-duh, duh-duh… if you want to).

So. Here, have a rhyme.

The Lord of Misrule

 

They call the leader of the…

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Yorkshire.

Thought I personally am a Lancashire lad.
portluca:

threw-a-lens:

plasmatics-life:

Total Lunar Eclipse (April 15, 2014) |  by Nick Franchi

I can’t believe I didn’t walk outside to take a photo of this last night UGH!

Saw this last night. Glad I had binoculars, it was quite tiny.

Very nicely done.

portluca:

threw-a-lens:

plasmatics-life:

Total Lunar Eclipse (April 15, 2014) | by Nick Franchi

I can’t believe I didn’t walk outside to take a photo of this last night UGH!

Saw this last night. Glad I had binoculars, it was quite tiny.

Very nicely done.

(Source: PLASMATICS-LIFE)

fripperiesandfobs:

Dress, 1880’s
From the collection of Alexandre Vassiliev

Delectable. 

fripperiesandfobs:

Dress, 1880’s

From the collection of Alexandre Vassiliev

Delectable. 

At the Hop - the blog-hop, that is…

This week, I answer questions about being a writer with such stunning dexterity you’ll believe I am one.

I was recently tagged in a blog hop by N. E. White, fantasy writer and editor of the anthology I had a story in last year (so I guess that means I now owe her two). After googling “blog hop” to make sure I knew what was happening to me–which I did, thank you very much–I was happy to be involved.

The subject of this pseudo-chain-letter is “questions about your writing process”, which for authors…

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The human body as a factory - from a Chinese 1930s health education poster. Via io9

fripperiesandfobs:

Day dress ca. 1871

From the Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums

They were well dressed round Newcastle way.

thekimonogallery:

Zen stones

thekimonogallery:

Zen stones

(Source: norse-nature-spirit)

Peaceful.