Babies are Gross

Birth. Our nephew’s daughter entered Earth’s atmosphere in the vicinity of San Antonio. Hardly a moment later photos came as email attachments, precious new yet-to-be-swaddled human, her waxy white and vernix coat softening the blushing red. Other than in emails, this image was spared social media exposure as far as we know. The parents are …
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the crack of dawn

and so, why not invest in your new possible ocean-front property. This amounts to some seriously aggressive real estate speculation, certainly. So far, we’ve got a 36-mile-long crack, 20-feet-wide at its broadest, opening from seismic activity in 2005. This is the stuff of doomsday movies. Afar, Ethiopia, the Red Sea, parting without Noah’s request  ((though …
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easier if you don’t

One of my favorite tweeters tweeted this most zen-like principle: It’s easier for you to act on your desires today if you don’t …      More for Virgo This is ambiguity on a poetic level, more beautiful as the accident that is its serendipity. Yeah, sure, the elipsis leads to the completion of the sentence via …
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