Blob, I mean blog

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sniper on the roof of Indiana Memorial Union
This week will go down as a difficult one in the history of Indiana University, the Big 10 school in the town where I live and my alma mater. Dozens of people, students and faculty, have been arrested as they peacefully protested the war in Gaza. The arrests were made easier by the university's administration, […]
A pileated woodpecker feeds on a block of suet.
Summer Heat
How much do you love summer? A lot? Or even more? Yeah, me too. It doesn’t get much better than sitting on your butt, drinking coffee in the morning, wearing shorts or less, and watching about 10,000 different species of woodpeckers devour a block of suet hanging from the deck. Oh, these lazy Labor Day […]
Not a real post, but just you wait.
Update, 4Sep2023: When I first created this placeholder, I expected to return to posting pronto. Didn't happen. Life, procrastination, laziness got in the way. No more, though. New leaf turned. Promise.