Posts tagged with ‘Ashington’

Clark Ashton Smith, The Crawling Chaos, Artistry

November 21, 2015

Pre-ramble… 🙂   While doing some link rot checking using the Broken Link Checker plugin I came across this old post which is about an old edited letter from Clark Ashton Smith (CAS) to August Derluth. A screenshot is at left – click to enlarge or see the original here.  CAS tells about the creation […]

Google Tsunami Alert

March 11, 2011

Japanese Earthquake and Tsunami Following this morning’s (using GMT) earthquake just off Japan (now set at 8.8 on the Richter Scale, but it keeps rising as more information is analysed), I noticed that the Google search page has a Tsunami warning for all to see. I thought I’d capture it for posterity. Enormity This truly […]

Long Live Wikileaks!

December 6, 2010

Long Live Wikileaks! These images will take you to the current IP addresses of Wikileaks. It follows on from my earlier help to the organisation here when a bunch of Swiss bankers mysteriously managed to influence “independent” judicial decisions in America. The fact that I even have to do this is an abomination on the […]

Music Archaeology – Bad Summer Science

June 25, 2009

I saw some news today that apparently gives some creedence to the idea that music is what makes us human.  It’s here: ‘Oldest musical instrument’ found The academic in charge, Nicholas Conard, said that the development of music probably helped social cohesion in our ancestors, making their survival and our own existence, possible!  This is […]

Colony Holidays and Tubby the Tuba

June 4, 2009

Colony Holidays {Added on 30/8/19: Tens years since I wrote this piece.  CCHS’s successor, ATE, has been functioning well with a website at https://www.superweeks.co.uk/ …. Now read on…}  I’ve just had a hit from someone looking for Colony Holidays…  Sooo I’d better write this down fast!  I’ve been meaning to do it for a while. […]