Thursday, March 15, 2012


Filed under: General,Geometry — m759 @ 9:00 PM


The Grind House of My Father

New York Times  headline for the latest
    Will Ferrell film, Casa de Mi Padre

Related material—

Wednesday, November 24, 2010

Yonda Lies the Castle

Filed under: General — m759 @ 7:00 AM

Continued from Tangled Up in Red (November 4th)—


Dublin Poised to Take Control of Bank of Ireland

Thursday, September 30, 2010

Yonda* Lies** the Castle***

Filed under: General — Tags: — m759 @ 7:59 AM

"…to seek one's true nature is, as one Zen master has said,
    'a way to lead you to your long lost home.'"

— Peter Matthiessen, Nine-Headed Dragon River

   See also Matthiessen in Dead Viking.


"It's a Barnum and Bailey world…"

* See Jazz Standards.

** "Just as phony as it can be"

*** A search for Jung and "the square inch space"
    leads to March 15, 2009, and preceding posts.

Monday, March 5, 2012

Beach Boy

Filed under: General — m759 @ 7:48 PM


IMAGE- Outer Banks beach and 'The Stone' philosophy column by Colin McGinn, NY Times

See also McGinn in this journal.

IMAGE- On the beach: 'Once again the castle's architect is taken to task for using sand instead of stone.' --Sally Forth 7/13/08

Saturday, November 27, 2010

Crystalline Complexity

Filed under: General — m759 @ 5:01 PM

The title phrase is from Art Wars and various posts in this journal.

"Go ahead," he said; he handed her three Chinese brass coins
 with holes in the center. "I generally use these."

The Man in the High Castle , quoted here on Nov. 14, 2003

Janet Burroway's 'Writing Fiction: A Guide to Narrative Craft,' fifth edition, with I Ching coins on cover

See also Tangled Tale, Yonda Lies the Castle, and a gathering in Dublin today.

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