December 28th, 2004

loom

a collection of random

boobirdsfly comes back from France tomorrow. 26 hours and counting.

Gibbous is a neat word. Did you know it has a botanical meaning?

I also like glume and bract and rachilla. Who knew these were real words? They sound like Scrabble bluffs.

Attention spans are nice to have. And you don't know what you got 'til it's gone.

Reading List
finished: The Dramaturges of Yan, by John Brunner
(re-)reading: The Dark is Rising, by Susan Cooper
began: Quicksilver, by Neal Stephenson