My newest and 90th book is in bookstores now - “Martha’s Flowers: A Practical Guide to Growing, Gathering, and Enjoying”. I hope you have your copy! “Martha’s Flowers” [&hellip...
There are several special events, all open to the public, as part of the Gnostic America Conference. Here is the poster for the Keynote Address by Catherine Albanese. Hope you can join us. Please share this event around.
It’s been a while and I hope you are well. Amelia Katelyn was born on March 2 at 10:35 am. There was some serious concern that the gestational diabetes I developed was inhibiting her growth, so I was induced three weeks early. She’sShow More Summary
A recent research report on melanoma from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention received virtually no notice, yet one of the statistics in that report was—at least for me—stunning, and marked a rare public health win. People in public health know all too well the gap between educating people about cancer risks and seeing actual results. Show More Summary
Infamously, cryonics is in the news again. The Brain Preservation Foundation announced that a research group has successfully preserved a pig brain at a research-grade level of detail. A startup, Nectome, announced that it's aiming to sell brain-destructive connectome preservation. Show More Summary
In January we challenged you to make a New Year resolution to improve your English grammar. Hopefully our five top grammar tips are already having the desired effect. However, no matter how good your written English, it is often when speaking English that people make mistakes that cause them...
Wednesday, March 7th March is usually the month when the Ts (Biggs) orcas show up and they are beginning to now. The story is mainly on the images...with a bit of video at the end. Hope you enjoy the encounter!...take a look back at June 2016 for the multi-day look into the world of the T2Cs. http://whale-of-a-porpoise.blogspot.com/2017/06/6-12-17-t002cs-extraordinary-look.html
The next 30 days will challenge us to stay engaged with the messy details of world in order to be freed from them, and the false attachments we have developed to our physical, embodied life. These "messy details" are related to the sign of Virgo, the opposite sign from Pisces.
Since 2011 the HOPE Outdoor Gallery in Austin has offered permission walls for aspiring street artists. Hope stands for “Helping Other People Everywhere”. The site was a failed condo development which was converted into an outdoor gallery with the help of artist Shepard Fairy in 2011. Show More Summary
Post by Liz Alterman. Winter is finally wrapping itself up and that means Easter is right around the corner! Whether we're hosting the holiday for the entire fam, or just hoping to start the morning off with a special meal, it's time to hop to it and start planning the delicious menu. Show More Summary
Stephanie and Paul are a real-life couple who've been married for about a year. While they love living in Honolulu (Stephanie is professional mermaid on the island of Oahu!), they wanted to redo their wedding photos as they hoped they would've turned out the first time around. Show More Summary
"This world demands the qualities of youth; not a time of life but a state of mind, a temper of the will, a quality of the imagination, a predominance of courage over timidity, of the appetite for adventure over the love of ease."
Cuban with educated power hopes to entice WBC champion into a web he cannot escape in Brooklyn battle of the unbeaten By accident or design there is only one exit from Camagüey, the ramshackle city in central Cuba where Luis Ortiz was born nearly 39 years ago. Show More Summary
Here are some of the posts that caught my eye recently. Hope you find something interesting. Lighter Links: Young Babies Disapprove When They See Adults Acting Immorally. (NewScientist) The Basecamp MBA Reading List. (Signal v Noise) Will NFL's Moneyball Trades...
LEGO games are as inevitable as death and taxes, but not every series gets one. It would have been pretty cool to wander around a fully realized Zootopia world for instance, but despite its massive box office take, it was never LEGO-fied into its own thing. Show More Summary
Here are some of the posts that caught my eye recently. Hope you find something interesting. Lighter Links: Google Teaches AI to Fool Humans So It Can Learn from Our Mistakes. (TheNextWeb) Bill Gates and Warren Buffett Explain a Simple...
For the finale of the latest season of RuPaul’s Drag Race, fans and family joined one of the season’s queens, Shangela Laquifa Wadley, at Mickey's in West Hollywood. Unfortunately, the outcome wasn't what they had hoped.
Commentary: Goodbye Android Wear, hello Wear OS. Here's to hoping a lot more change is coming.
Here is a peek at what I've been reading lately. These are the links I saved this week. Hope you find some interesting and enjoyable tidbits. Let me know if you read something I'd like... Or if there are...
AT&T faces off with the Justice Department Monday in federal court hoping to succeed in its $85.4 billion bid for Time Warner.