Tag Archives: life

Ah, ha, ha, ha, activity seeds, activity seeds

Whether you’re a mother or whether you’re a brother, activity seeds, activity seeds. 命あっての物種 (Inochi atte no monodane; “Stuff you can do thanks to being alive”) Definition: Anything is possible if – and only if – you are actually alive … Continue reading

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Small Warmth

(As long as we’re on a mouse theme – ) Small Warmth Oh, to be a mouse— a pet, that is, not a wild hated burrower-in-walls, gnawer, food-stealer, but gray, with loved and patted fur: a house-mouse, as it were, with … Continue reading

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