so as i was going through my blog i noticed a few posts about dads
Dad jokes: Stepping it up since I was a child.
Somewhere around two percent of voters are ostensibly still undecided about who they’ll be voting for in the Presidential election. These people are often ridiculed, because it’s easy to make fun of a small minority, but many voters (including myself) are balancing competing interests and also…
Jennifer Pinches - the Nerdfighter gang sign on the Women’s gymnastics team final in the Olympics
Woo hoo! You can follow Jenni on twitter here. Best of luck to her and the Great Britain team!
I love this.
Kate McDowell is a sculptor. She explores nature, biodiversity and man’s relationship with wild species through her surrealist animal and anatomical creations.
Beginning with simple inspirations, like humans’ questionable decision to use myxomatosis to control rabbit populations, she inserts unexpected elements like human anatomy to inspire us to ask how we fit into the narrative.
Her dream project (which someone should totally fund):
If I had funding, a large warehouse or gallery space, and a crew of volunteers and artist collaborators I would create an installation of the by-catch of a deep-sea trawler. Basically I’d like to create a pile of life-sized dead sea-life out of fired porcelain or white clay, the approximate volume of a school bus, with here and there a brightly colored orange roughy visible, the actual intended “catch” which is not discarded.
Valentine’s Valentine’s Day list.
I’ll be reblogging romantic fanart (I don’t care what couple: Jace/Clary, Magnus/Alec, Simon/Izzy, Will/Tessa, Jem/Tessa, Simon/Jace, makes no difference to me) all day tomorrow and I’ll also post a deleted scene from between Clockwork Prince and Clockwork Princess though it is not romantic — it’s a bit of Will and Jem conversation about their friendship. I didn’t want to preference any particular couple!
I wish I could do more, but — I’m out of the country writing at a feverish pace!
Valentine Morgenstern’s To Do List for the day.
I’m so sorry, I couldn’t stop myself.