Category Archives: Remembrance

The Friday Fishwrap: Fails The Turing Test

Touring Turing Take a spin around the World Wide Web today and tomorrow and you’ll see many different posts about the amazing yet far too short life of Alan Mathison Turing. The Alan Turing Year: 2012 marks the celebration of the life … Continue reading

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The Friday Fishwrap Goes For A Song

‎“Music expresses that which cannot be said and on which it is impossible to be silent.” ~Victor Hugo Writing may be a solitary endeavour, but rarely is it a silent one, not even when you’re sitting in a great library. … Continue reading

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The Friday Fishwrap: Remembers When

This has been a week to remember the past and look forward to the future. On Tuesday, June fifth, 2012 we said a sad farewell to a great author. Ray Bradbury was 91 years old. Although he is remembered most for … Continue reading

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The Friday Fishwrap: A Moment Of Silence

RIP Maurice Sendak Avengers on Parade © 2012 – AgarthanGuide

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Remembering A Good Man: Burnham E Neal

Burnham Edgar Neal died Thursday, April 12th at his home in Mattoon Illinois. Burnham would have celebrated his ninetieth birthday next month. He was a philanthropist, a humanitarian and a businessman.  More importantly, he was a good man who cared about … Continue reading

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Saying Goodbye: K.D. Wentworth

K.D. (Kathy) Wentworth: (January 27, 1951-April 18, 2012)… was a teacher, writer and Science Fiction author. She got her start by winning the Writers of the Future contest in 1988, and then later won Field Publications’ “Teachers as Writers” Award in 1991. Kathy … Continue reading

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The Friday Fishwrap: Music & Musings

All Aboard The A Trane: One of my favourite musicians, the incomparable Jessica Williams, has done it again with her new album, Freedom Trane – by the Jessica William’s Trio,  featuring Mel Brown on drums and Dave Captein on bass. The album … Continue reading

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