randomfixation


no ashes this time

Posted in random on May 27, 2008 @ 1:50pm

It was fascinating to hear that the Phoenix Lander (lots of good info on Wikipedia) had successfully arrived on the surface of Mars, some 680,000,000 km away. But 680 million km is quite hard to fathom, what with our relatively small reference scales (and not just our diminutive size as humans – even the Earth fits some 53,000 times side-by-side between here and Mars).

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viciously

Posted in random on April 4, 2008 @ 1:04pm

and so the cycle loops again
how many more before the end
and will I still have a friend left then?

at sea

Posted in random on March 26, 2008 @ 11:24pm

The beauty of the sunset is lost on the one
struggling to break the surface
let alone stay afloat

100 good ones

Posted in random on March 19, 2008 @ 9:38am

Today I added the 100th quote to my quotes page. If you haven’t already, you might like to check it out. Voila.

insufficient

Posted in random on January 30, 2008 @ 11:58pm

there is nothing left to me –
I am against the wall, finished;
quivering with hope yet so unable
to believe in the improbability
of an uncertain future

what of the dream? and what
have I become while losing faith in it
and everything it ever meant to me?

still I long for it
again