Wednesday, November 11, 2015
Thursday, October 22, 2015
694 flash cards
3 electronic study guides, supplemental books, online tutorials, and practice exams
over 80 minutes per day/night studying
numerous well wishes and positive energy from my son, in-laws, out-law, closest of friends, and kisses from my cat
incalculable love and moral support from the love of my life, Terri
1 difficult exam
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Tuesday, March 31, 2015
Thursday, March 19, 2015
Saturday, March 7, 2015
A welcome surprise discovery; hundreds of mid-century postcards from museums from around the world. The images of paintings, sculptures, and architecture appear to have been from a long-since-retired art professor. Although I liked looking at and recognizing a few of the images on the front of the postcards, I fell in love with the reverse sides. Below is a small sampling of the cards, and a some detail scans as well. Click on any of the images for an enlarged view of them.
Wednesday, February 4, 2015
Monday, January 26, 2015
My latest earworm is Prelude's a cappella version of Neil Young's "After the Gold Rush."
I first came across this song in the mid-1970s on an obscure compilation LP. After 30 years on my early morning commute to work, I heard it on the radio . . .
Friday, January 23, 2015
"No, you cannot flip the Paw Mark; the one on the left isn't even the correct version. These are owned and licensed by The Pennsylvania State University, and you cannot 'recreate' them, even poorly. Oh, Giant..."