Last evening, in the darkening bay front of my desk, at last we had a visit from a pelican,
She paddled around, occasion leaps of 3 metres, stabbing deep, rarely missing
I hope she is OK with the coffee grounds that flush into the harbour from our sink. I hope that she returns and brings lots of buddies.
I have gone book crazy, blowing about $300 on mail order. Amazon is now fast, and I discovered www.powells.com who have a non-fiction range wider than my eclectivity
"In Griot Time" , "Gauguin's skirt", "Prime Obsession" and "Skywatchers, Shamans, and Kings" all from one place!
My booklist is over 1200, I have long realised that I wont live that long. After her funeral, the only thing amongst Mothers belongings that teared me up was her booklist with a heading "books I might like".
more extravagance: the Evolution MK-149 MIDI keyboard is great fun, my ironing board as a stand, and the cheezy play-along tracks are actually good for learning keys.
I have ordered Powertracks v8 because the free learn-to-play with the 149 is buggy.
PNAC "US may consider developing biological weapons "that can target specific genotypes [and] may transform biological warfare from the realm of terror to a politically useful tool".
Baghdad (still) Burning
"Rumsfeld is in Iraq. It’s awful to see him strutting all over the place. I hate the hard, smug look that seems plastered on his face.. some people just have cruel features"
Among Iraqis, it is well known that Zionists are buying land and other real estate in order to resettle Palestinians in Iraq.
Tomorrow Cambodia and Nepal are to be dragged into the WTO. How low can those monsters go?
Subcomandante Insurgente Marcos
"Rebellion against tyrants is obedience to the truth,"
Whose Trade Organization?
RECLAIM THE STREETS
Sydney 12:00pm Saturday 13 September MEET BELMORE PARK
in solidarity with anti WTO protests in cancun mexico...
a cavalcade of people powered street action saying NO to corporate globalisation... SOUNDS AND FESTIVITIES....bring your pinatas, your noise makers, your zoot suit zombie costumes....day of the dead....fight the corporate soul fuck!
Remember 19th September is international "Talk like a pirate day" me hearties
resistance is fertile