British Chocolates: Part 1

One month ago — on July 4th — it was Independence Day in the US. I don’t think I did anything special for it last year because of the pandemic, but the year before I joined some friends for High Tea at my favorite local tea restaurant. I thought that was a fun subversive way … Continue reading British Chocolates: Part 1


Last night, I had a dream in which I received a box of sex toys as a prize for something-or-other. It was a small-ish cardboard box, maybe the size of a shirt box, with cellophane windows in the front. Upon opening it, there were a lot of the typical things you would expect. (I will … Continue reading Gyroscope?

Move Any Mountain

Please note that all blog posts before 8 April 2007 were automatically imported from LiveJournal.  To see the comments and any LiveJournal-specific extras such as polls and user icons, please find the source posting at, after finishing lunch at Wild Oats, I strolled down the candy and power-bar aisle. My main motivation was to find … Continue reading Move Any Mountain