Happy birthday to azurelunatic, trouvera, and zeppo!
Still on the path of doing a little too much, but not a lot.
Places You Haunt
I'm starting to get glimpses of what Doodle's been up to in the intervening years, which can only be a good thing. Today I figure out where to *start* this thing; the previous beginning was Sara-specific. I am committed to getting at least a thousand words down today.
As people have picked up, yes, Martin Telenias is connected to "our" Telenias; he's his mentor. That's the only Shayara crossover you get, though - his bare existence. Instead of living in Shayara (which few Telenias do, for reasons I'll get to), he's living on what's basically this big festering wound of poisoned energy, doing his best to keep it from being any worse than it is.
Reminders00j concert in Waltham Saturday night! Info here. Boston S00j fans, this could be your last chance to see her before Arisia 2010!
* Reconciling feminism with a spanking fetish.
* Oi, Bostonians! Mike Marano's doing a reading on Monday. You should go.
* Oi, Bostonians again! Anyone interested in seeing Jenny Lewis on Wednesday?
* Oi, everybody! Help merovingian turn this post into an oak tree.
* Atlas Obscura: A compendium of this age's wonders, curiosities, and esoterica.
Link Soup: Daily Science Edition
* Stem cells used to restore sight for corneal disease sufferers.
* Physicists at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) have demonstrated entanglement—a phenomenon peculiar to the atomic-scale quantum world—in a mechanical system similar to those in the macroscopic everyday world.
* Exoplanet found by measuring star's sideways shift.
Perhaps I'll go for a walk. After that, same as all week - meditative housework listening to my Places You Haunt playlist, then writing. s00j and omnisti swoop in this afternoon, which means much catching up and laughing, and stuffed grape leaves.