Obscure Items on My Shelves

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Aug 232007
 
Obscure Items on My Shelves

That sounds like a gritty, tell-all memoir, no? But alas, it isn’t. Rather, it’s the newest addition to my website’s Favorites list: http://www.simmonsbuntin.com/resources/favorites.htm. In sum, the Top 10 Obscure Shelved Items in My Home are: Stuffed and Feathered Vulture Studies of the Psychology of Sex: Sex in Relation to Society, by Havelock Ellis (1917) Bullfrog […]

Ghost

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Aug 142007
 
Ghost

My younger daughter drew this picture recently of the ghost who calls her name in the middle of the night. If you had seen her room you’d realize how to-scale this is. It’s sad, really, because if you could zoom in on her face (as I can with the original) you’ll see one eye open, […]

A gecko…

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Jul 032007
 
A gecko...

… just crawled across the floor in our den. It strolled, all one and a half inches of the young lizard, in a leisurely sort of way. My wife Billie is a bit worked up about this, in part because it’s the second gecko (and I suspect they’re not the same one) we’ve seen since […]