Linguistical Architect ⋅

I have always had more dread of a pen, a bottle of ink, and a sheet of paper, than of a sword or pistol.

Look at them now. Look at what they do while I record these words. Hah.

Frank Herbert, God Emperor of Dune

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6 hours ago

Comet in Vagary

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be a comet flying through the galaxy? Flitting along at thousands of miles an hour, travelling through the wildest, loneliest, most marvelous reach...


6 hours ago

Comet in Vagary

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be a comet flying through the galaxy? Flitting along at thousands of miles an hour, travelling through the wildest, loneliest, most marvelous reach...


I’m not afraid of anything. Except a lighted match.


I’m not afraid of anything. Except a lighted match.


23 hours ago

Improper in Vagary

It is an odd and fascinating thing to mark where our propriety shows itself.


23 hours ago

Improper in Vagary

It is an odd and fascinating thing where our our propriety shows itself.


1 day ago

Rocks in the Well in Vagary

plink plink plink


2 days ago

Coincidi in Vagary

The plural form of coincidence. Good morning. It’s lovely to see you.


Straightforward from here: Trump impeached President Pence appoints VP Putin Everybody in Washington dies of mysterious polonium poisoning President Iowahawk -David Burge I’d vote for him.


It was a weird thing, the other morning. I was skimming your stuff for the usual smart alec taunts and backhanded insults where you pretend you’re not talking about me and you really are. But ins...


4 days ago

Trust in Vagary

That was your last chace. You little fucking weasel.


Read a post this weekend about how it’s guys’ fault that dating sucks now. This sort of thing irritates me. You ladies know we can read your dating posts, right? Let me explain what none of the w...


4 days ago

End of the Line in Vagary

If you’re wondering why… Consider it a capricious whim.


6 days ago

Dazed and Confused in Vagary

Now what?


7 days ago

May I? in Vagary

The music begins suddenly Quick paced, staccato, three-four time Familiar favorite, a crowd pleaser, eliciting murmers of appreciation One, two, three One, two, three Sweeping upward, drawing us ...


7 days ago

Reciprocation in Vagary

The point that is reached is always the same. It is a line drawn as stark as the demarcation of sunlight from darkness on the surface of a far off planet. It is a must. Non-negotiable. Absolutely...


7 days ago

Called Out in Inspiring Rage

JUST IN: House GOP to hold vote on Dems’ bill to abolish ICE -The Hill And then… New: the 3 Dem reps who introduced the Abolish ICE bill — Pocan, Jaypal, and Espaillat — will vote no on their bil...


7 days ago

War in Vagary

When your head and your heart have an argument and your head wins.


July 12, 2018

Use Your Words in Vagary

What the fuck is the point if everyone is just going to reinterpret them anyway and consider them evidence of malicious intent?


July 11, 2018

Glass Half Full in Vagary

I suppose I could take it as a compliment.


July 11, 2018

Double Take in Vagary

Tell me you’re not doing that shit on purpose. I would put money on it that there’s a game going on around here.


July 11, 2018

Floater in Vagary

Wait for it. It will come right down the line. You have to be patient. If you see the shift, you’ll hit it every time. crack Love that sound.


July 11, 2018

Jerk, Jerk in Vagary


July 11, 2018

The Lie in Vagary

I was never good enough. I wasn’t the one that told you that. You did.


July 11, 2018

Pretension in Vagary

Let us pretend, for just a moment, that you haven’t had every opportunity. And squandered it. You were offered the best I had to offer. You hid in your hole, safe and sound. You can stay there if...


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