Tag Archives: all about this blog

new looks on the ol’ blog

You may have noticed a new look or two on the blog today.  I have updated the fonts, revised the header page structure, and added some new photographic header images, which are supposed to appear randomly.  Please let me know … Continue reading

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best of the drawing of the day: science fiction chair

In case anyone was wondering, the drawing of the day project has just entered its eighth year.  That’s an inked drawing, simple or elaborate, every single day for seven full years (so far).  I wonder if it will make it … Continue reading

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find kekionga stories on our new “fiction” page

The Kekionga blog is almost four years old now, and it has grown and developed in many interesting ways.  Among other things it has turned me back into a photographer, which I consider a rather amazing gift from the universe. … Continue reading

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the possum lady of old kekionga

(Our now traditional post for Christmas night, an invented-on-the-spot bit of Kekionga folklore, originally posted in 2013.) One Christmas night we got home late from spending the holiday out of town.  Our dog sitter left the Japanese lantern on beside … Continue reading

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waiting for christmas

Our annual Christmas Eve post, featuring the drawing of the day from December 24th, 2009.  This little creature in his cave, looking out into a wintry landscape, will make me think of Christmas Eve.  Here’s hoping you will find whatever … Continue reading

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our 1,500th post is about a plant that might be okra

There’s always a question when the old post counter clicks up to a “extra special” number.  Do you make a big deal about it and post something, well, extra special, or do you treat it as just another day in … Continue reading

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happy december first

It happens every year, and it’s always an oddly pleasant event: it’s December first, and, as an early morning visitor has already informed us, it has begun to snow.  Happy December, everyone– here’s hoping you enjoy the WordPress Snow, the … Continue reading

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late cherry blossom

This blog is by design as close to nonpolitical as possible. It’s supposed to be a refuge from all the bad and difficult things that run the world, a place to find something cool or funny or interesting to look … Continue reading

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marshmallow test post

Testing the new WordPress app update, running on a Nexus 5 under Android Marshmallow, by presenting you with a random photograph from that phone’s camera. (It turned out to be a photograph of a Presidential glass limousine painted an interesting … Continue reading

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hulk ku for bloggers

Hulk like elk jerky. Hulk like gold sun September. Hulk not smash bad blog. Hulk take nice picture Hulk phone. Hulk put in blog. Easy. Hulk do many times. Not easy. Phone weird. Mail weird. Tablet weird. Blog weird. Not … Continue reading

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