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I Published on Nook today…tomorrow it should be on Amazon
Yesterday we literally had to pry about five of these off the goiaba tree as they were eating leaves. Solange accidently brushed her arm against one & screamed in pain. Although the photographs of Lonemia obliqua I’ve found on the internet … Continue reading
“If I could work my will,” said Scrooge indignantly, “every idiot who goes about with ‘Merry Christmas’ on his lips [before Thanksgiving], should be boiled with his own pudding, and buried with a stake of holly through his heart. He … Continue reading
The weather has been getting hotter…I ‘needed’ to buy some chocolate & all the chocolate bars at Supermercado de Sao Paulo were soft, like they’d been sitting out in the sun. No air conditioning there except for freezers & coolers…& … Continue reading
Today is 2012300–the 300th day of 2012 The Julian year (2000+(julian day – 2451545/365.25) = 2012.81861739, which for some reason is not the same as 300/366 which is .81967221. This sounds so aspergian.
Today marks 734,800 days since 1 Jan 0001 (the Rata Die). 200 days from now, R.D. 735000, the date will be 12 May 2013, a Sunday.
Turning Sixty On turning 60… 60 = 2 x 2 x 3 x 5 (I couldn’t do that with 59, it’s prime) 60 = 55 + 5 (Fibonacci numbers) 60 = 100001000 (Zeckendorf representation) 111100 (binary) 74 (octal) 3C (hexadecimal)… Theoretically, … Continue reading
I think I know how Shirley Maclaine feels… On 26 June 2010 we drove about 300 km to the city of Voturporanga. The place is called Estância Casa Caminho e Luz Loosely In english, House of the Way & Light . A woman by the name … Continue reading
Decided to take the plunge & get my own domain…will be busy updating…