this week i

updated medicaid coverage gap numbers.  at what level of wealth disparity do humans change political affiliation?  check out the big brain on plaid

listened to ivan yanakov play chopin, rachmaninoff with his tablet auto-turning sheet music pages.  rearview mirror on my uber up (aptly-named) mount shiti actually a camera live-feed.  plus first encounters with word rhoticity, taiwan scimitar-babbler, ropes to avert raw dogging each scramble


read farenheit 451 by ray bradbury

the salamander on his arm and the phoenix-disc on his chest

and at the museums, have you ever been?  all abstract.  that's all there is now.  my uncle says it was different once.  a long time back sometimes pictures said things or even showed people.

out the door..down the steps, across the lawn, where the path of kerosene lay like the track of some evil snail

we cannot tell the precise moment when friendship is formed.  as in filling a vessel drop by drop, there is at last a drop which makes it run over; so in a series of kindnesses there is at least one which makes the heart run over

how many copies of the bible are left in this country?

why waste your final hours racing about your cage denying you're a squirrel?

wielding axes, shattering window-panes to provide cross ventilation