Logical Technicolor dreams

Ffolkes,

“I’m going to happydance among the stars and wear my stripes anyway I want to.”

~~ Stripes the tiger ~~

I spy...

I spy a spider!….

Hajime…. It’s been, literally, months since I last experienced such an uncomfortable night’s sleep. Hip, leg, & back pain got me up 3 times during the endless night, soothed only by immersion in hot water. While making it tolerable, such treatment has no lasting effect on the condition, so I decided to finish the current Pearl in the works, & get it posted while I’m forced to remain non-ambulatory by the pain. SIGH…. Ah, well, I can tolerate one night’s lack of slumber; I just hope I can settle it down enough to get my exercise in today….

To create the impression I’m efficient, and actually know what I’m about, I’m going to forgo any further attempts to rationalize my inefficiency, or my recent absence here in cyberspace. Instead, we’ll just get on with it, & do whatever it takes to get this slow on the toad. Whatever THAT means…. I’ll even go so far as to not pretend I’m employing any of our infamous tricks to get us down the page, but, rather, merely say….

Shall we Pearl?….

“A beginning is the time for taking the most delicate care
that balances are correct.”

~~ from “Manual of Maud’Dib” by the Princess Irulan ~~

~~ from “Dune” by Frank Herbert ~~

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About Hopi Indian Symbols

The image used for this section today is, as many of y’all may know, Kokopelli, the Hopi/Navaho trickster. It is NOT a picture of today’s guest artist, a magic dragon, because, apparently, images of magic dragons cause Windows to freak out. Don’t worry, you’ll get to see him, in action, in the embedded video of his performances as a runner-up finalist in America’s Got Talent in 2015. You can find him via Google, where there are links to his website. Frankly, he’s funny as hell, and a pretty good magician, too…. Enjoy!….

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Piff The Magic Dragon

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Comedy_Tragedy

Denial of Comfort

Baleful chairs become the enemy, heralded in red
seemingly welcome softness beckons with a smile,
waiting, content with slaughter, they are finally led
screaming in agony, deluged in venom all the while.

Desperate distraction becomes such a friendless fire
for all the patterns of autumn’s pale dismay,
leaving sincerely latent trails in spirals of twisted wire,
while memory insists, again, upon failure, palpably evil, and fey.

Fat, jaded tears would have fallen in good time,
if only the suitable suitor had scaled the garden’s wall.
Credence for discounted prices luckily in their prime
bring only fascinated eyes into such a hallowed hall.

Searching for answers is ever a clever portrayal
with studious accouterments to fulfill each common rule.
Arguably patient pictures of science and honest betrayal
shall evermore languish, in light of passion so elegantly cruel.

~~ gigoid ~~

9/19/2012

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pearls_3

Naked Pearls

Hmmm….

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“Still round the corner there may wait,
A new road or a secret gate.”

~~ J. R. R. Tolkien ~~

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“Why are we here?
Because we are here.
Roll the bones.”

~~ Rush, “Roll The Bones” ~~

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“If you want to know all about the sea,
you go and ask a sailor, or a marine biologist, or an oceanographer,
and they can tell you a lot about the sea.
But if you go and ask the sea itself, what does it say?
Grumble, grumble, swish swish.
It is too busy being itself
to know anything about itself.”

~~ Ursula K. LeGuin ~~

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“The light is reached not by turning back from the darkness,
but by going through it.”

~~ Leonard Roy Frank ~~

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“Cat advice: Take some time to eat the flowers.”

~~ Subtle Bee ~~

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“The secret of a good sex life is to have a good sex life….
In other  words, kid, don’t let yer meat loaf.”

~~ R. Crumb ~~

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“If I don’t meet you no more in this world
Then I’ll see you in the next one.
Don’t be late”

~~ Jimi Hendrix ~~

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Hmm…. not bad for what it is, I’d say. But, then, I’d say that no matter how it turned out; professional responsibility, y’know? Besides, such a throw-away comment isn’t altogether out of place, since we’re here at the end, where it can’t cause any further harm. Or, for that matter, any further interest. I suppose they can’t all be brilliant. ‘Twould be nice to see, though, if only once. SIGH…. Never mind, no need to get all maudlin at this stage. Let’s just issue the usual caveats, & be done with it, shall we? Be well, mes amis, be happy as you may be, and non carborundum illegitimi (never let the bastards get you down….)! See ya, ffolkes….

Y’all take care out there,
and May the Metaphorse be with you;
Blessed Be, dearest Carole, Mark,Theresa, & Richy
and everyone else, too…

When I works, I works hard.
When I sits, I sits loose.
When I thinks, I falls asleep.

Which is Why….

Sometimes I sits and thinks,
and sometimes,
I just sits.

gigoid, the dubious

The *only* duly authorized Computer Curmudgeon.

PLEASE STOP READING THIS MESSAGE NOW.

“SCRAM!!!!!!!!!!”- Oscar the Grouch

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À bientôt, mon cherí….


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3 thoughts on “Logical Technicolor dreams

  1. “I’m going to happydance among the stars and wear my stripes anyway I want to.”
    I’ll be in that, Ned; sounds absolutely glorious!
    Gorgeous image! I look like that when I spy a spider, too…. 🙂

    • Carolyn…. Aye, there’s nothing like a good happydance…. I’m glad you liked my lucky shot; she does that a lot, but, I don’t always catch it… Nice to see you…. Now, I’m back on walkabout….

      *grin*

      See ya….

      Ned

  2. “I’m going to happydance among the stars
    and wear my stripes anyway I want to.”

    ~~ Stripes the tiger ~

    Hi gigoid.. nice to see ya..
    And Ain’t thaT thE TruTH..:)

    “A beginning is the time for taking the most delicate care
    that balances are correct.”

    ~~ from “Manual of Maud’Dib” by the Princess Irulan ~~

    ~~ from “Dune” by Frank Herbert ~~

    Left Foot
    Right Foot Left Foot…

    It’s True i’m Cherokee and Sioux

    BuT iN LiGHT TRuE..

    Kokopelli, the
    Hopi/Navaho trickster

    WiLL JusT DancESinG2..:)

    “Still round the corner there may wait,
    A new road or a secret gate.”

    ~~ J. R. R. Tolkien ~~

    Best Advice For
    Ever Now When
    LiFE BeCoMes DeatH.

    “Why are we here?
    Because we are here.
    Roll the bones.”

    ~~ Rush, “Roll The Bones” ~~

    The More i Roll more
    From: CoLoRs coMe to: ToE..:)

    “If you want to know all about the sea,
    you go and ask a sailor, or a marine biologist, or an oceanographer,
    and they can tell you a lot about the sea.
    But if you go and ask the sea itself, what does it say?
    Grumble, grumble, swish swish.
    It is too busy being itself
    to know anything about itself.”

    ~~ Ursula K. LeGuin ~~

    BReaTHE

    “The light is reached not by turning back from the darkness,
    but by going through it.”

    ~~ Leonard Roy Frank ~~

    Even iF DArk
    never ends
    now
    now
    is
    NoW
    FoR Change..:)

    “Cat advice: Take some time to eat the flowers.”

    ~~ Subtle Bee ~~

    And Feel the Colors..:)

    “The secret of a good sex life is to have a good sex life….
    In other words, kid, don’t let yer meat loaf.”

    ~~ R. Crumb ~~

    aS iN aLL tHings Animal
    Existence eTc eT aL Too
    Don’t waiT For
    anyThing to
    ComE
    BacK AGaiN
    JusT CoMeNoW Do iT FirsTLasTNoW..;)

    “If I don’t meet you no more in this world
    Then I’ll see you in the next one.
    Don’t be late”

    ~~ Jimi Hendrix ~~

    Forget the Sheet Music..
    i kNow You From: WiLL to: FeeL..;)

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