I am very excited. This edition of The Gay Science released on December 6, 2018. It has only recently become available where the Amazon shipping doesn’t say “1 to 3 months,” so I received it today! I’m so excited to read it! I tried to take a picture with no shadows and good lighting too.

I am very excited. This edition of The Gay Science released on December 6, 2018. It has only recently become available where the Amazon shipping doesn’t say “1 to 3 months,” so I received it today! I’m so excited to… Continue Reading

“Damage to the director of the destroyer HMS Saumarez which received a direct hit from an 11-inch shell during the Battle of North Cape, when the German battlecruiser Scharnhorst was sunk on 26 December 1943.” [2344×1772]

“Damage to the director of the destroyer HMS Saumarez which received a direct hit from an 11-inch shell during the Battle of North Cape, when the German battlecruiser Scharnhorst was sunk on 26 December 1943.” [2344×1772]

Having received Six of Crows for Christmas, I’d been eagerly waiting to start reading it. I started the other day and I am already intrigued by this Grishaverse.

Having received Six of Crows for Christmas, I’d been eagerly waiting to start reading it. I started the other day and I am already intrigued by this Grishaverse.

Sitting on these rocks, my eyes received a visual grandeur that felt like love. British Columbia, Canada. [OC] [4683 x3122] insta @natureprofessor

Sitting on these rocks, my eyes received a visual grandeur that felt like love. British Columbia, Canada. [OC] [4683 x3122] insta @natureprofessor

I took my nursing boards today and received my great-grandmother’s pin from 1918 as a gift. My grandmother and aunt are also nurses. I’m a 4th generation nurse now… over 100 years of patient-care in the making. Nurses I had helped me make the decision to become one ❤️

I took my nursing boards today and received my great-grandmother’s pin from 1918 as a gift. My grandmother and aunt are also nurses. I’m a 4th generation nurse now… over 100 years of patient-care in the making. Nurses I had… Continue Reading

USS West Bridge (ID # 2888). In drydock at Brest, France, looking aft on the starboard side, showing the two torpedo holes received in a German submarine attack on 15 August 1918. [2700 x 3989]

USS West Bridge (ID # 2888). In drydock at Brest, France, looking aft on the starboard side, showing the two torpedo holes received in a German submarine attack on 15 August 1918. [2700 x 3989]

My coworkers made me a custom bootleg action figure for christmas! Been collecting toys and figures for a while so this is one of the coolest gifts I’ve received.

My coworkers made me a custom bootleg action figure for christmas! Been collecting toys and figures for a while so this is one of the coolest gifts I’ve received.

In 1994 my elementary school matched us up with a pen pal in another state. For Christmas of that year I received this ornament from my pen pal. Even though we have not written since then, this ornament has made its way onto my Christmas tree every year for the past 24 years. Merry Christmas Brian!

In 1994 my elementary school matched us up with a pen pal in another state. For Christmas of that year I received this ornament from my pen pal. Even though we have not written since then, this ornament has made… Continue Reading

The Holocaust Memorial in Berlin received in 2007 the Institute Honor Award of the American Institute of Architects. This view from the middle commemorates the approximately 6 million Jews who were murdered under the rule of the National Socialists [640×635]

The Holocaust Memorial in Berlin received in 2007 the Institute Honor Award of the American Institute of Architects. This view from the middle commemorates the approximately 6 million Jews who were murdered under the rule of the National Socialists [640×635]

In 1983 I told my 14-year-old girlfriend to “just get me a rock” for Christmas. She did. I married her. 35 years later we are still together, I still have it, and it is the most precious gift I have ever received.

In 1983 I told my 14-year-old girlfriend to “just get me a rock” for Christmas. She did. I married her. 35 years later we are still together, I still have it, and it is the most precious gift I have… Continue Reading

The U.S. Navy heavy cruiser USS Portland (CA-33) in a drydock at the Cockatoo Island Dockyard, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, circa in late December 1942, while under repair for torpedo damage received in the Naval Battle of Guadalcanal on 13 November 1942 [726 × 884]

The U.S. Navy heavy cruiser USS Portland (CA-33) in a drydock at the Cockatoo Island Dockyard, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, circa in late December 1942, while under repair for torpedo damage received in the Naval Battle of Guadalcanal on… Continue Reading