Once a year, a hearty group of us who know Eric, go up to see him and Fiona to celebrate a few birthdays and generally entertain one another with song, refreshment and tales of whackiness. As night falls, the fire pit is lit up and more stories abound (after all, they're bloggers).
Check out the other intriguing "stripey" illustrations over at Illustration Friday.
I had a bit of fun indulging my favorite career fantasy...A TIME MAGAZINE COVER.
A cordial hat tip to Terwiliger for the oddly funny suggestion.
A humble thank you to all that Serve and Have Served. I wish you an inspired Veteran's Day.
Whose presence only requires
A humble silence.
This is my entry for this week's theme over at Illustration Friday, "SILENT".
The cover story is about ten recent automotive industry news items that will have a serious impact on car manufacturers and aftemarket service providers.
Went to see the folks and left the site to its own since Tuesday. I'm back at it, ready to contribute my daily dose of wackiness.
Hope your Thanksgiving was inspiring and restful. Thank you, my gentle commenters and partakers, for making this website worth doing well.
Gringrich's rise in the Republican polls bodes well for his neo-conservative strengths. Now the question is, can he attain some sort of symmetry that appeals to The Left?
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