Tag Archives: Whimsy

The Miracle of the Bromeliad

Gentle Reader, it’s been a while since I’ve had to post a re-run, and I apologize for doing so now. Blame my upcoming finals. At any rate, here is one of my favorite posts, for your Tuesday pleasure. Cheers! Gentle … Continue reading

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Poetic Interlude LXXXIV

I’m feeling some whimsy right now, Gentle Reader. So how about some Edward Lear? The Owl and The Pussy-Cat By Edward Lear I The Owl and the Pussy-cat went to sea    In a beautiful pea-green boat, They took some honey, … Continue reading

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Rod McClanahan

Gentle Reader, if you hadn’t heard, Europe’s off, and I don’t want to talk about it. Not an April Fool’s gag; just a quick statement to let you know. That out of the way, we can move on to more … Continue reading

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Bisexuality Explained

Are you or a loved having trouble coping with someone else’s bisexuality? Perhaps a lover, a sister, a parent? NEVER FEAR! As a cisgender, white gay man, I’m a fully licensed Certified Ambassador for the entire QUILTBAG community, as well … Continue reading

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Fairy Land

Gentle Reader, I’m currently in Anchorage. Today’s piece is a guest post by Mr. C.W.L. Darling – a lovely piece of fiction – or is it? – from a magical summer we shared with our dear Miss Ward. Fairy Land … Continue reading

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Library Books

The Task: To leave little notes in the margins of library books, then return them to their natural habitat. The Execution: Fear not, Librarian Friends. As much as I love marginalia – especially in used textbooks, when I was at … Continue reading

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Impromptu Dinner Party

Another item from The List, Gentle Reader. The Task: Throw a dinner party within 72 hours of the desire to throw a dinner party striking. I’ve managed to do one within 24 hours, years ago, but I had a captive … Continue reading

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