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The Closure I Need (with SPOILERS!)

We watched the season finale of Game of Thrones the previous weekend. Many were anticipating but I was dreading it. David Benioff and D. B. Weiss (and their writing team) had been struggling ever since they ran past George RR … Continue reading

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Caturday – The Stark Family Motto

Photo one is of Sansa, the second is Arya. Fall is here and you don’t have to be a Game of Thrones fan to know what comes next. It was cold and wet on Thursday, somewhat nice yesterday and today. … Continue reading

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Caturday – Joffrey, Second of His Name

I put a wool blanket over the pillows by the Man Cave north window. Joffrey declared it his throne. Note the side-eye. Note the utter disdain. He does live up to his name.

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Caturday – High Today of Minus Nine

The temperature is up to -10 right now but Joffrey could care less. He’s had his lunch and has decided to settle in at my desk for his afternoon nap. Sweet dreams, first of your name.

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Caturday – The Long and The Stubby of It

The weather has changed from the lovely warmth of early fall to those nasty late fall temperatures with their hints of more nasty to come. The cats have made the decision that being house cats for the next several months … Continue reading

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Played it ‘Til My Fingers Bled

I’ve tried a few times since breaking my ankle to get back into the groove on teaching myself guitar. For the first eight months or so it was pretty much a wash because you can’t play with one leg elevated. … Continue reading

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Yeah, It’s a Nerd Rant. Don’t Say I Didn’t Warn Ya.

My wife has issues with reading. She has had issues with Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder as long as I’ve known her but for the last fifteen years or so it has ruined her ability to read. This is pretty heartbreaking for someone … Continue reading

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Good Things Come to Those Who Wait…and Wait….and Wait

I have made a few posts about the deplorable state of science fiction on television and its equally dismal future. So you can imagine my glee and jubilation when this news broke: http://io9.com/syfy-is-turning-james-s-a-coreys-books-into-game-of-t-1562411885 http://www.deadline.com/2014/04/syfy-fives-10-episode-order-to-space-opera-the-expanse-from-mark-fergus-hawk-ostby-alcon-entertainment/ For those unfamiliar with The Expanse, … Continue reading

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Guilty, Party of One?

Sansa, the cat whom I was climbing the aforementioned tree to save, has been absent of my attentions of late. She’s a little cuddler and has generally demanded a certain amount of my time every day. But since the accident, … Continue reading

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Sisters, Sisters There Were Never Such Devoted Sisters

This is Arya and Sansa, who were taking a little siesta last night on the bed downstairs. Until last night, this bed was covered with plastic. Arya had gotten into the strange habit of taking naps on a dirty rug … Continue reading

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