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I Get By With A Little Help From My Friends

“Friendship is born at that moment when one man says to another: ‘What! You too? I thought that no one but myself…’” – C.S. Lewis Happy Valentine’s Day! On this day last year, I made a top ten list of … Continue reading

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The Impossible Bucket List

“It’s been said that a reader lives a thousand lives, and it’s true. We have an advantage over the rest of the population. We sit on our beds, crack open a book, and we’re whisked away to far-off lands where … Continue reading

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Happy Father’s Day! (Because I Can’t Think Of A Better Title)

Strangely enough, parents don’t feature much in the books I read (or write). Oh, they’re in there, definitely, but they’re not around for very long. Either they die or the kids are busy having adventures while the parents pretty much … Continue reading

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The Physics Of Phiction

One of our final assignments for Physics this year was about creativity, rather than calculations. Yay! I had to find at least eight pictures illustrating physics concepts, then state what the concept was and how it was illustrated. Whenever possible, … Continue reading

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August 2011 NaBloPoMo: A Character I Would Most Like To Meet

Today’s prompt is, “Which character would you most like to meet?” A Harry Potter character! But I’m changing the prompt so that you won’t have to read about Harry Potter again. I’ll probably write about an HP character I want … Continue reading

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