Getting here's the easy part

Tales of drudge, dispair and sarcasm.
posthorn:

“A Fashionable Melange of English Words”, a woodcut by Kamekichi Tsunajima, 1887, showing a series of Japanese words with their English equivalents.

The original is housed in the Library of Congress.

posthorn:

A Fashionable Melange of English Words”, a woodcut by Kamekichi Tsunajima, 1887, showing a series of Japanese words with their English equivalents.

The original is housed in the Library of Congress.

fuckyeahmineralogy:

Thin section of a high titanium mare basalt, from a sample taken by the Apollo 17 mission.
Lunar mare basalt is volcanically produced, and is easily visible from Earth—it composes most of the dark parts of the moon.  Its name comes from “maria”, the Latin word for seas, which the dark spots were once though to be.

fuckyeahmineralogy:

Thin section of a high titanium mare basalt, from a sample taken by the Apollo 17 mission.

Lunar mare basalt is volcanically produced, and is easily visible from Earth—it composes most of the dark parts of the moon.  Its name comes from “maria”, the Latin word for seas, which the dark spots were once though to be.

Marathon training wk1

Did 6 miles today at 8:54 pace; quite pleased with how the first weeks training has gone. It’s a long way forward but this is a good start, I’m already looking forward to my 10 miler on Christmas day!

tumblrbot asked: WHERE WOULD YOU MOST LIKE TO VISIT ON YOUR PLANET?

I would most like to visit Hawaii

Delighted to be on camera. From the eyes down at least.

Delighted to be on camera. From the eyes down at least.