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Lou Lohman
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Writer, Blogger, Photographer, Painter, all around Raconteur and Dirty Old Man of the First Order.
Writer, Blogger, Photographer, Painter, all around Raconteur and Dirty Old Man of the First Order.

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Dark Matter - or - things I think about.
Our galaxy is about 100,000 light years across and it takes our sun about 240 million years to complete an orbit around the galactic center.  It's also about 20,000 light years THICK, with it's mass, apparently, concentrated in a thin central plane.  Our ga...

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Haiku Friday
  The boys play baseball the fans, in the stands, stand, cheer urging them onward. Ndinombethe. Ubuntu.

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Haiku Friday
  anyone notice John Kerry looks like Oddo? Or is it just me? For those who are NOT Star Trek:Deep Space Nine fans, Oddo was a character on the show - an alien (a changeling, actually) with very odd human-like features.  Ndinombethe.  Ubuntu.

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Old Habits
They say "Old Habits Die Hard". Apparently, they aren't resuscitated any easier than they die. Today is Friday.  Notice anything missing?  See anything broken, like a promise? First chance out of the box and I blew it.  Friday 12:01am came and went and no "...

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Waste?
Things I like to think about. There's this asteroid called Bennu, and there's a one in two thousand chance it's going to impact Earth.  Based on those odds, NASA has launched (on my birthday, which is cool) a probe to study the asteroid so as to determine i...

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Haiku Friday
  the music comes on, it fills me and sets my mood, again, I begin. I write to music, my inspiration and crutch, now you see me, Oz. Not very often do I write multi verse Haiku.  This peek behind the curtain needed it. Ndinombethe. Ubuntu.

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Haiku Friday
  the music comes on, it fills me and sets my mood, again, I begin. I write to music, my inspiration and crutch, now you see me, Oz. Not very often do I write multi verse Haiku.  This peek behind the curtain needed it. Ndinombethe. Ubuntu.

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So.  This is the plan.  Of sorts. I'm going to try to bring this blog back to life.  I realize the "day of the blog" is sunsetting, but I miss this and there is still some value in having a forum for expressing opinion, publishing Art in its many forms, and...

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100 Word Challenge - Recluse
What follows is given in response to the 100 Word Challenge, reborn now under the gentle auspices of my friend, Tara Roberts, of  Thin Spiral Notebook  . This week's word is -"Recluse". As he sat on his porch he felt every one of his 80 years.  They seemed ...

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100 Word Challenge - Luck
What follows is given in response to the 100 Word Challenge, reborn now under the gentle auspices of my friend, Tara Roberts, of Thin Spiral Notebook . This week's conversation, between Mae West and W.C.Fields, is given in response to this week's prompt - "...
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