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  1. Grab Bag Shopping

    I don't normally order clothes online because I usually prefer to try them on and such first, but as it happens I was in need of some particular items, I will not go into details as to what, because they are of a personal/intimate nature (you can use your imagination) and I had some gift cards from Target and didn't feel like going to the store so I figured it would be easier and more convenient to get it online because I knew the size I wanted.

    So I find what I am looking for and ...
  2. Knife Throwing Adventures

    As is often the case with life things always seem so much simpler in your head than they often turn out to be in real life. I made my way up to the park quite proud of my little makeshift target only to discover that the tree of which I originally had intended to tie it too was too fat and the string length I had estimated the day before was not quite long enough. So then I had to find a new tree to mount my target too which ought to be simple enough but there are a few factors to consider. 1. Of ...
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  3. I Throw Knives

    I have recently taken up a new hobby, which is actually something I have been interested in for a very long time, knife throwing. Why knife throwing some silly person might ask, when the answer is obvious.....because it is awesome, and it makes you bad ***, and in some situations it could prove to have a practical use. It is good to have a wide variety of resourceful skills.

    Last year I ordered a set of Kunai throwing knives

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    And ...
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  4. My 2014 Reading

    Short Stories
    Two Drovers by Sir Walter Scott
    The Lifted Veil by George Eliot
    The Necklace by Guy de Mupassant
    Paste by Henry James
    The Legend of Tchi-Niu by Lafcadio Hearn
    Cathedral by Raymond Carver
    The Garden Party by Katherine Mansfield
    Judas Iscariot and Others by Leonid Andreyev
    The Waif Woman by Robert Louis Stevenson
    Hide and Seek by Fiodor Sologub
    God Sees the Truth but Waits by Leo Tolstoy

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  5. My New Baby

    You can breathe easy and know that I have not completely lost my mind and reproduced a human child (Shudder) but I do now have this little darling:

    (I do not know how to post phots dircetly into the blog but you can clink on the links to view, brace yourself for ultimate cuteness)

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    So now as you may know my new baby is of the fury, for legged non-human variety. ...
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