Don't know where this "writers' site" crap came from but it sure as hell isn't in the prospectus.

The Best of The Week

Things hurt.

I hurt my back last week trimming the lemon tree, and that woke up my sciatica, which had been gone-or-easily-ignored since 2015. Doc gave me a bottle of muscle relaxants and said to take 2400mgs of ibuprofen a day. She never actually gave me a stop date, so I have been weaning myself off in case I accidentally explode my intestines. I can stand now, I can walk, I can sit, and I can lay down. Those are not a problem. If I need to transition from standing to sitting, or from sitting to laying down, everything hurts and life sucks for like 10 mins after the fact.


One of my friends at work is a counselor. Specifically, she is one of four counselors, and she is the sole counselor for Special Education kids. She was telling me the other day about how at our school, which is low income and…

I need a notebook in my brain,
Recording thoughts without strain.

All abstract thoughts as clear as day
Recorded in my notebook brain.

No need for words, nor style, nor rhyme,
A simple thought, all that’s required.

A lazy artist thought this way,
And filled that notebook in a day.

Developed by Adolphe Sax as a woodwind instrument as previously mentioned, the saxophone is a term used for one of what is actually a single-reed instrument in a variety of sizes and ranges.

Once used in classical music, it's now mostly known as a wind instrument in jazz and early rock and roll, as well as reggae, ska and its various sub-genres including rocksteady.

Fundamentally, a saxophone is either a straight (in the case of most soprano saxes) or curved (in the…

News for Noders

February 15th: Happy birthday Admin to the goo!

February 18th: Happy birthday mjijm!


Sign up for the Carrera de Caballos: An E2 Proseproduction Coming March 1st!


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January 1: Gregorian New Year.

January 1: reQuest 2018 begins!

January 24: Happy Birthday Silverai_me!

January 26: Happy Birthday Segnbora-t!

January 31: reQuest 2018 ends.


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December 1: Iron Noder has ended, and the initial results are in!

December 12: Happy birthday to horacetheclown!

December 12: Happy Hanukkah!

December 25: Merry Christmas!


Coming in January: sign up now for the reQuest 2018!


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November 1 - The IRON NODER CHALLENGE starts today and runs through December 1. It's never too late to sign up, and all writeups get rewards. /msg mauler if you'd like to participate!

November 1 - Happy Birthday Zephronias!

November 5 - Bonfire Night in the UK.

November 11 - Veterans Day in the US.

November 26 - Thanksgiving in the US.

November 27 - Happy Birthday Estelore!

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October 1: This is the month of We All Float Down Here: The 2017 Halloween Horrorquest.

October 12: Rest in Peace, sarabandegreen.

October 17: Happy Birthday gnarl!

October 31: Something spooky will probably happen today. It usually does.


Get ready for IRON NODER X: XTREME XCELLENCE, coming November 1st!



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