Sir F. Chook, Inventor of Leopard Oil

Likeness captured upon a daguerrotype machine in Japan, July 1891


Wherein the Author reflects upon certain topical & personal issues of the Day.

The archive for October, 2008

The following lettres were posted during this month:

Where I’m At

Posted upon the 14th of October, 2008

Hey, gang. I said I’d explain my relative radio silence, so, hi. Short answer is that I’m currently working on my… what would you call it? Honours degree in History? Honours year of History? Well, I completed my History degree last year, and made it to the Golden Key Honours Society and the Dean’s Honour […]


Posted upon the 12th of October, 2008

I haven’t been posting, and for a damn fine reason!…which I will tell you tomorrow. Maybe. In the meantime, though, well, we just got back from Patti Smith performing at Hamer Hall. I even made a point of writing down the setlist as it was played, so I wouldn’t forget: Redondo Beach Birdland Dancing Barefoot […]