1. Please post one word, or a phrase, or a poem, or song lyrics, or even an essay that springs immediately to mind when you see the last entry posted. Any language. (updated 2010-02-06)
2. Photos and images are fine as long as you accompany them with text. (updated 2009-12-20)
3. Please do not post questions asking what other entries mean. If you don't understand, or are not inspired, wait for someone else to post, and add your entry when you are inspired. This should be as stream-of-consciousness as possible.
4. When you get to the bottom of the Ning nest, please create a new string all the way over (reply to this post), and include the last entry you can't respond to with your response.
Spam animals roam the forests around my home.. Spam animals are large, some, are 500 lbs. or more. They can be extremely vicious.. The mama Spam animals with babies are the most dangerous.. Wild Spam animals do not make good Spam because of their forest diet.. Domesticated Spam animals are used for canned Spam. Only the shoulder parts and hams are chosen to be Spam.. I once invited my boss and her husband to dinner at my home and served Spam as the main dish.. Great with any flavor of Mogan/David table wine.. They were really impressed. I guess you can tell I like Spam. After all, it's un-American not to... 1.3 million Hawaiians can't be wrong. Spam,, tasty.....
"I guess I am redneck. As a child I talked twangy and it seemed to be what those around me were doing. Imagine the worst redneck accent and I had it. I joined the Army and my training instructor asked what part of Georgia I was from. He was…"
"@Rachel: Realizing I have only one life to live also encourages me to live a happier and fuller life, as well as invest in a future I know I will not be around to appreciate. It seems only logical to me.
@Dennis: I've always wondered what it…"
"Loren, i was thinking about you and your likely response as i was writing this post. i know your rightful indignation with the papacy and share it, albeit probably with slightly less ire.
i must say that i just freaking love your pov.…"
"I suppose in regions of the country where Christianity is a major influence in local culture working towards a level of acceptance would be in Wicca's best interest. When I visited a gem shop in the bible belt with one of my friends I learned…"
"Hmmm, an outreach to atheists from the pope? I wonder ... is this an attempt at engagement and maybe a dialogue ... or is it an act of desperation from an organization which may finally be recognizing that it is failing at both engagement and…"
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"In addition to the methane spike over Antarctica there was
Is the permafrost's integrity breaking down?
In sum, the half-life of methane in the atmosphere depends upon available hydroxyl ions to break it down. The oft cited values of methane…"