On My 2019 TBR

I’ve already got quite a few books on my TBR for 2019. Have you read any of these? Are they also on your TBR? Continue reading “On My 2019 TBR”

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Breakfast with Boethius (Book 5)

Coffee and bacon and Boethius, with a napping kitty on my lap. Time for some morning philosophy! Today, we’re finishing Book 5 of Consolation of PhilosophyContinue reading “Breakfast with Boethius (Book 5)”

Breakfast with Boethius (Book 3)

Once again Boethius has joined us for breakfast. Coffee, a doughnut and/or bagel with cream cheese, and philosophy – for what more could one ask? Well, answers to life’s big questions, for a start . . .  Continue reading “Breakfast with Boethius (Book 3)”

A Comment on Facebook’s Face Recognition Software

Facebook wants me to tag my friends in this picture:

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Sure, Facebook – let me introduce you to my good friend Philosophy, along with two putto/genii, and two armrests that aren’t even human figures in this image.

Perhaps you need Art Recognition Software, because as anyone who knows Renaissance art knows, this is the rondel of Philosophy from the ceiling above Raphael’s School of Athens (which just so happens to be my favorite Renaissance painting). Also, you’d also stop removing classic works of art for violating your posting policy.

Still, thanks for giving me some laughs this evening.

Teaser Tuesday: The Pig that Wants to be Eaten

Like a spinning top, the Wheel of Time has come ’round to Teaser Tuesday. Continue reading “Teaser Tuesday: The Pig that Wants to be Eaten”

Castles Crumble Before The Storm

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We built our castles in the air;

high above all else, they towered in the sky.

Continue reading “Castles Crumble Before The Storm”

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