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Homo

Yesterday I had the joy of explaining to a six-year-old that “homo” wasn’t an expletive or an insult, and using it as one makes you sound backwards and stupid. This was a moderate issue for a couple of reasons. First, … Continue reading

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An open letter to the City of Helsinki

As a permanent resident of Finland although I am not yet a citizen, I would like to extend my thanks to the City of Helsinki and the Finnish Police Force for their strong and civic-minded action in removing the Suomi … Continue reading

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Interlude: I don’t even like bacon

Day 36. 123 pages, 54,708 words.

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What is the Internet?

Day 64. 156 pages, 73,563 words. The other day, according to reports from Mrs. Hatboy, our four-year-old firstborn – who I have nicknamed ‘Wump’ to no real purpose here on this blog – asked Mrs. Hatboy The Question. Mrs. Hatboy … Continue reading

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