Poetry

{"content":{"id":309,"title":"18-10-14 Weekly Links","body":"\u003cimg src=\"/uploads/f8.jpg\" class=\"card-image\"\u003e\r\n\u003cbr\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\r\n\u003cul\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\r\n\u003ca href=\"http://theorangeduck.com/page/local-minima-saddle-points-plateaus\" target=\"_blank\"\u003eExploiting vs. Exploring\u003c/a\u003e\r\n\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\r\n\u003ca href=\"http://the-toast.net/2017/07/26/goblin-market-as-i-understand-it/\" target=\"_blank\"\u003e\"'The Goblin Market', as I Understand It\"\r\n\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\r\n\u003ca href=\"https://youtu.be/7tY9mQovGu0\" target=\"_blank\"\u003eEnglish Society, 1560-1640\u003c/a\u003e (Yale Lecture)\r\n\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\r\nMongolians in China still use a purely top-to-bottom script, and arrange their websites accordingly. \u003ca href=\"http://mongol.cctv.com/contantroot/c/2018/09/05/ff1bcb94-03c3-42c3-a8d1-d6e63575674c.html\" target=\"_blank\"\u003eTake a look\u003c/a\u003e.\r\n\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003c/ul\u003e ","publication_date":"2018-10-14T00:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2018-10-09T11:18:10.000Z","updated_at":"2018-10-12T20:58:08.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=weekly_links\"\u003eweekly_links\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=mathematics\"\u003emathematics\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=poetry\"\u003epoetry\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=victorian\"\u003evictorian\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=england\"\u003eengland\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=pre-raphaelite\"\u003epre-raphaelite\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=elizabethan\"\u003eelizabethan\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=early_stewart\"\u003eearly_stewart\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=language\"\u003elanguage\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=china\"\u003echina\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=mongolia\"\u003emongolia\u003c/a\u003e"}

18-10-14 Weekly Links



{"content":{"id":284,"title":"18-09-30 Weekly Links","body":"\u003cimg src=\"/uploads/e5.jpg\" class=\"card-image\"\u003e\r\n\u003cbr\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\r\n\u003cul\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\r\n\u003ca href=\"https://media.giphy.com/media/ctaGpS23CCdxVrg8YS/giphy.gif\" target=\"_blank\"\u003eA huge steam engine\u003c/a\u003e decorating a mall in Portugal, in 'Norte Shopping', near Porto.\r\n\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\r\nSomething reminded me of \u003ca href=\"https://en.wikisource.org/wiki/The_Spell_of_the_Yukon_and_Other_Verses/The_Cremation_of_Sam_McGee\" target=\"_blank\"\u003eThe Cremation Of Sam McGee\u003c/a\u003e, which we all learned at a young age in school in Canada. Probably the finest peace of literature produced in Canada, for whatever that's worth.\r\n\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\r\n\"A quote from Ricky Gervais in Home entertainment (Friday Review, page 23, April 12) which mentioned a Bob Dylan song allegedly entitled \u003ca href=\"https://www.theguardian.com/theguardian/2002/apr/15/correctionsandclarifications\" target=\"_blank\"\u003eIf You See A Sailor\u003c/a\u003e was mangled by an editing error. The track, from the album Blood On The Tracks, is called If You See Her Say Hello.\" (from the Guardian corrections page)\r\n\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\r\n\u003ca href=\"https://kineticdial.github.io/ruby_freeze_your_constants.html\" target=\"_blank\"\u003eFreeze your Ruby constants!\u003c/a\u003e\r\n\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\r\nIn the late 90s/early 00s, Seanbaby would write dozens of paragraphs of hilarious comedy every day. He still comes out of his hidey hole once in a while to write NSFWish articles for Cracked. \u003ca href=\"http://www.cracked.com/blog/the-4-ridiculous-types-pickup-artist-guides/\" target=\"_blank\"\u003eHere's one of his funnier ones\u003c/a\u003e.\r\n\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\r\n\u003ca href=\"https://i.imgur.com/o9qKz2b.gifv\" target=\"_blank\"\u003eA tropical storm in Vietnam\u003c/a\u003e.\r\n\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003c/ul\u003e","publication_date":"2018-09-30T00:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2018-09-25T11:59:53.000Z","updated_at":"2018-09-29T13:18:28.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=weekly_links\"\u003eweekly_links\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=portugal\"\u003eportugal\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=snow\"\u003esnow\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=ice\"\u003eice\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=canada\"\u003ecanada\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=hello_sailor\"\u003ehello_sailor\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=music\"\u003emusic\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=ruby\"\u003eruby\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=romance\"\u003eromance\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=water\"\u003ewater\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=vietnam\"\u003evietnam\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=poetry\"\u003epoetry\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=twentieth_century\"\u003etwentieth_century\u003c/a\u003e"}

18-09-30 Weekly Links



  • A huge steam engine decorating a mall in Portugal, in 'Norte Shopping', near Porto.
  • Something reminded me of The Cremation Of Sam McGee, which we all learned at a young age in school in Canada. Probably the finest peace of literature produced in Canada, for whatever that's worth.
  • "A quote from Ricky Gervais in Home entertainment (Friday Review, page 23, April 12) which mentioned a Bob Dylan song allegedly entitled If You See A Sailor was mangled by an editing error. The track, from the album Blood On The Tracks, is called If You See Her Say Hello." (from the Guardian corrections page)
  • Freeze your Ruby constants!
  • In the late 90s/early 00s, Seanbaby would write dozens of paragraphs of hilarious comedy every day. He still comes out of his hidey hole once in a while to write NSFWish articles for Cracked. Here's one of his funnier ones.
  • A tropical storm in Vietnam.
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Ogura Hyakunin Isshu "Poem Card"

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Bilberry


But the bilberry blue oweth nothing to you-
It groweth for the rich and poor;
Oh! mean were the might that would question the right
To roam on the bilberry moors.
- John Swain (fortunecardia)

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Poems and Ballads - Algernon Charles Swinburne

I think this could have been edited down into a perfect book about a third of the size.