Magical Truthsaying Bastard Shadesong (shadesong) wrote,
Magical Truthsaying Bastard Shadesong
shadesong

  • Mood:

Thor's Day

Administration
Hello to new readers crazybone and marmota!

Medical
Not too terribly much sleep last night. *sigh* But pain levels are mild to moderate.

I have said that I will bring a chart of the typical fibromyalgia tender/trigger points and a Sharpie to the next playparty I attend, and have someone draw the international "no" symbol on me in the appropriate places, so people know where not to hit. :) My butt can take a beating. But please not right *under* my butt or right *over* it...

Damn the Man! Save the Empire Pandemonium!
Pandemonium Books is having major financial issues; they're selling T-shirts to try to keep from going under.

This is a great store, one of the last big indie SF/F stores. And it's a great venue, too - catvalente and s00j did their reading/concert of The Orphan's Tales: In the Night Garden/For the Girl in the Garden there. It was awesome. :)

So buy a shirt. And shop there instead of Borders or B & N. And tell your friends!

Daily Science
In a sub-atomic light show that has had quantum physicists shaking their heads in wonder, US scientists have made a tiny pulse of light stop, jump from one group of atoms to another and then continue on its merry way.

When do I get my teleporter?

Daily BPAL
Okay, Boston-area BPALers - looks like we're having a Meet & Sniff at my place at 1 PM on Sunday. Bring snacks, if you'd like!


CORAL SNAKE: Snake Oil with blood orange, red apple, lemon peel, plumeria, and gardenia.

In bottle: Apple! :)

On me: Apple! The flowers stay muted in the background. This is a spring-into-summer scent.

COTTONMOUTH: Snake Oil with linden blossom, calla lily, passion flower, and narcissus.

In bottle: It doesn't smell floral so much as it smells... clear.

On me: Passionflower. Which is, visually, my favorite flower. I'd barely remembered its scent - I haven't smelled them since I was a teenager. This is clear and fresh, spiralling stems and curling stamens, crisp and sweet.

DEATH ADDER: Snake Oil with vetiver, black coconut, vanilla, and opoponax.

In bottle: Hello vetiver!

On me: Vetiver. And opoponax. I hope the coconut and vanilla come out... hm. This one's really faint.

GREEN TREE VIPER: Snake Oil with four mints, bergamot, and green tea.

In bottle: Yep. That's mint tea.

On me: Yep. That's mint tea. This is one I may hang on to for novelty purposes, like Lick It.
Subscribe
  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 13 comments