Category Archives: Ramblings and Rants

This is the home for the unstructured writing.

Power of the Frog

I know this is a frog, but it still made me think of Toadie 🙂


Tarzan of the Apes

Tarzan of the Apes (Tarzan, #1)

by Edgar Rice Burroughs

3 stars out of 5 stars

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Being Calm


To those of you who have thought about committing suicide or those of you who have attempted suicide: I am glad you are still here. To those of you who have a loved one struggling with depression and thoughts of suicide: rally around your loved one and do everything you can to get them the help they need. Isolation is a major factor in suicide, being there for someone does matter.


No Discussion

I wrote a post a while back titled Rainbow Retards. I’ve gotten quite a bit of interesting attention regarding this post, most of which has been by of way private messages. I did share and reply to the two comments that were submitted. I just wanted to write a little about my experience and thoughts surrounding this post. Read the rest of this entry

Father’s Day Present — Fowl Language Comics

Bonus Panel The post Father’s Day Present appeared first on Fowl Language Comics.

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Off and Away

I’m out of state. We’re here to visit with Monkey’s family. Got in yesterday. I was super tired. Laid down and passed right out. Monkey’s sister graduates today and we’re here to see that 🙂 Not sure when this party gets started. Monkey and Dragon are still sleeping. I slept solid which is why I’m up and full of energy.  Read the rest of this entry

What is Neurodiversity?

I went and read this lovely post written by Neurodivergent Rebel: What is Neurodiversity? Does it Exclude People with Severe Disabilities?. It got me thinking about the topic. I wrote a long response to this and now I think that a post is in order.

Let’s start with me directing you to read this post by Nick Walker: Neurodiversity Some Basic Terms and Definitions. He offers an excellent explanation of the terminology that makes this (and other) discussions easier. I personally will be using the terminology in the manner outlined in his post. So, if you are confused by how I am using the language, read his post for clarity. Read the rest of this entry



Mistakes & Adventures

What I've always wanted


Multimedia resources for teaching bioethics


Art shenanigans of Xenia Bougaevsky

Crochet Thread

A Modern Interpretation of Vintage Crochet by Ann Reillet Featuring Many Original Designs


Crafting with hook, needle and yarn

Son's Popkes

Crochet animal patterns designed by Sonja van der Wijk