My Blog Week: May 5 to May 11

All the Latest from Torsade!                       A Word on the Week   What to My Wondering Eyes Did Appear   Off to a normal start on Monday, I went into old posts to reconcile some links, and found that through a convergence of Word Press […]

My Blog Week: April 28 to May 4

All the Latest from Torsade!                           A Word on the Week     A bonus cartoon, apropos of what we’ve been reading in the news. This little series I’ve been doing on The Cartoon House was inspired by the lack of challengers from […]

My Blog Week: April 21 to April 27

All the Latest from Torsade!                         A Word on the Week   This one began and ended with news of terrorist attacks on places of worship. The bombings in Sri Lanka are attributed to a nationalist splinter group (National Thowheed Jamath). The California synagogue […]

My Blog Week: April 14 to April 20

All the Latest from Torsade!                       A Word on the Week   At first, the sight of Notre Dame in flames was horrible, as actual fires are (we get movie images in our minds, and movie infernos don’t incandesce like that, billow those massive, sky-filling […]

My Blog Week: April 7 to April 13

All the Latest from Torsade!                         A Word on the Week   We’ve had lots of speculation about the American president’s rambling, choppy habits of speech. Commentators often counter that armchair diagnoses aren’t fair. True. We’ll expect, nonetheless, a heckload of speculation on the […]

My Blog Week: March 31 to April 6

All the Latest from Torsade!                       A Word on the Week   The American media was full of former Vice President Joe Biden’s touching habits with acquaintances. He apologized; he remains accused of not getting it. The trouble here, is that the possibility of getting […]

My Blog Week: March 24 to March 30

All the Latest from Torsade!                           The week began with “An Ordinary Signal Drop” from The Folly, the second in the Pale Knight arc. On Monday, a new essay in the “Malice” series, introducing a principle via scenario; Tuesday, Sequence of Events had […]

My Blog Week: March 17 to March 23

All the Latest from Torsade!                                 On Sunday, the Pale Knight arc of The Folly began its reissue, with “Virginia Keltenham”, an author currently renting the Folly while the others have cleared out. The guest soon finds himself summoned back. […]

My Blog Week: March 10 to March 16

All the Latest from Torsade!                           On Sunday another reissue of The Folly, “Utter Blame”, the temporary dénouement of Simon Tattersby’s quest to be forgiven. Monday, a new Yoharie, in which the weekly reading of The Totem-Maker gains, for Giarma, dimension. In Tuesday’s […]

My Blog Week: March 3 to March 9

All the Latest from Torsade!                       The week began with a poem Monday, “Hacked Back”; in Tuesday’s Sequence of Events, a little leak of information, and Bruner’s recovery blues. Wednesday, a brief tour of funky advertising from an earlier century: Adventures in Research: Huckstering; on […]