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The Dog and the Amazon Dot

The Dog and the Amazon Dot

Alexa arrived in our family this week.  Finally.  After nine months of waiting. :-\ Now that you’ve picked yourself from the floor, I’ll explain. We’re not pushing back the boundaries of biology and haven’t encountered a clutch of faintly glowing eggs in the swimming pool.  And it goes without saying that we haven’t acquired another …

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Darmok and Jalad at Tanagra

Darmok and Jalad at Tanagra

I’ve been struck recently by the onset of a condition that I thought would never visit me. It came upon me quite suddenly, just a few weeks ago.  Its symptoms are easy to spot. You’re lying in bed in the morning, planning the rest of your day, when your head suddenly fills with images of …

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