Category Archives: Literature

“I know that’s redundant, but otherwise it doesn’t spell anything.”

Okay, so in one of my very first blog entries, I mentioned that this blog would probably include “a healthy dose of information about my cat’s daily activities.” And yet, here we are, several months in…AND I HAVE NOT DELIVERED! … Continue reading

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This Blog Entry Will Almost Certainly Bore You

This is another boring blog entry, and I apologize in advance. I feel badly that I told a bunch of additional people about this stupid blog, and now am writing consecutive posts that refer to philosophy. Sorry, guys. I assure … Continue reading

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Burning and Frigid

*Edited to note: Maybe this blog entry will be less boring if I had a Calvin & Hobbes strip at the end? GREAT IDEA.* I changed my blog URL. There is a long explanation for why, upon which I am … Continue reading

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Litost

The most interesting thing I read today was an article about the hardest words to translate into English: http://hotword.dictionary.com/translate/. Sadly, the list did not include the one word I wanted it to include, a Czech word: litost. I learned about … Continue reading

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Baby Showers Are Weird But Pooh is Pretty Great

I like babies. I’m not saying I don’t like babies. Babies are cute. In fact, there was a baby in front of me at CVS the other day (her mother was there too, don’t worry), and we became best friends. … Continue reading

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