Monday, April 29, 2013

Photographs of Famous Authors from The Commons on Flickr


Flickr calls The Commons, its collaboration with the Library of Congress, "The world's public photo collection."  It is a large respository of copyright-free images that anyone can use.  I browsed around to see if any of my favorite authors showed up, and here are the results.

Thursday, April 25, 2013

William Prynne, Dissenter


This is William Prynne, a British polemical writer of the 17th century.  There's a reason he wears his hair like that.

Monday, April 22, 2013

The Perfect Vessels: A Refresher


It has been over a year and a half since I have written anything about the Perfect Vessels.  However, there is some interesting news coming regarding the band, so this would be a good time for a refresher.

Tuesday, April 9, 2013

In Defense of Obscurity


You probably have a favorite song that none of your friends have ever heard before.  Today, I'll share one with you.

Monday, April 1, 2013

Best Wishes for Another Baseball Season


Best wishes to you and yours for the 2013 baseball season.  Above, my scorebook from a game between the Mets and Pirates at Three Rivers Stadium, August of 1992. 

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