Month: December 2004

  • Piety and Wit

    LI. The Moving Finger writes; and, having writ, Moves on: nor all thy Piety nor Wit Shall lure it back to cancel half a Line, Nor all thy Tears wash out a Word of it. -Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam Rendered into English Verse by Edward Fitzgerald The First Edition, 1859 time flies when you are…

  • dreaming of you

    OK. I need your help. Last night my woman and I had very similar dreams. Iím quite happy to accept that this is coincidence, but Miss XX is not. Sheís a Pagany sort, who likes to see meaning in this sort of thing. She knows I donít. But hereís the rub. She wants to know…

  • 52,627 and nanomore to come..

    http://www.nanowrimo.org/ It has been a fantastic 30 days. I never expected it to turn out the way it has. I started the month with a germ of drug addled inspiration and two paragraphs that i was quite proud of but never thought would lead anywhere. I’ve ended with a beautifully typset 52,627 word manuscript, with…