So: this week, without embellishment or comment. Label me Otherwise Distracted. But still poking around and pecking the keys. — F1st ⬅︎Consider subscribing to Fragments, published whenever, unpredictably on a whim. Join 1570 other subscribers (it says. That can’t be right. I think a decimal is missing.) Join 15.70 other subscribers. Just add your email in the box to the left. REALM OF NATURE ♻️ This ‘Miracle’ Plant Is Supposed To Save The World | HuffPost Instead, the new craze for the South African …

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Just clustering a few bits here this morning, from the past few days’ world watching and trying to gain traction on my own inefficiencies and perplexities. As a biology watcher, I do follow with special interest the world-health event we are now facing. Some of these resources are data points in tracking the evolution of this event as CoVid19 comes closer and closer to where each of us live. â–º Past Time to Tell the Public: “It Will Probably Go Pandemic, and We Should …

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Here is served more high-fiber roughage, I suppose, that helps keep the old information digestion system moving regularly. One has to take the time to slow down and spend a few moments of quiet reflection, and just let go. Pass it on. Share and flush. You’re welcome. ¯_(ツ)_/¯ We Welcome Your Stories and Poems! | Chicken Soup for the Soul I am waiting to see if my piece gets final approval (after two exchanges for edits and permissions.) If so, should be one of …

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I’m taking the path of least resistance, tossing up some links from the past week or so, straight from my daily gatherings (using ROAM as mentioned below.) YMMV. A new day for Indigo Snakes in ALABAMA Longest snake in North America found breeding in Alabama for first time since 1954 – syracuse.com I took herpetology in Alabama and literally dreamed of being the one to discover a colony of them somewhere in the hilly sandy pine forest of southern Alabama near Auburn University. Along …

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â–º Current events: I knew not to and did it anyway: “click here so we know you’re a real person” it said on an ostensible news site that promised to show me news about a piece of software-in-development I’ve been tracking. And BAM! Up pops a cartoon porn site which said…I don’t remember what it said because I instantly deleted the site from my browser cache. But it came back to haunt me. And apparently, this happens to lots of ignorami. The spoof is …

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