We played some music for the 90th birthday of a great benefactor of our school. This is how it went:
My first comic featuring Fred! And Raoul.
Also, this kept happening:
Thanks for the fun, Fred, Elly, Jessie, Raoul, and Mamadou!
Plight of the Page Turner #1
I always laugh at how people flip out and dodge like crazy when a pigeon flies straight up in their face. Then, of course, karma brings it right back round to me….
Just to clear things up, some birds like to keep their heads still. So when they walk, their heads appear to be going back and forth relative to their bodies, but actually, their heads are just going from spot to spot, perfectly stationary each time. So, when you see a jerky head on a bird, it’s not stupid, it’s actually some pretty mad body part isolation skill. It’s what people who dance the robot strive for.
I spent the last week in New Jersey, helping my sister get started with chicken-keeping.
This was the plan. It was supposed to be easy.
But of course, things don’t always go as planned.
We originally meant to get a flock of Orpingtons and/or Rhode Island Reds, but the farmer lady had an Ameraucana. I hadn’t recently researched it, but I remembered it was a favorite of many. So after the hour-long high-speed chase, I didn’t know whether to laugh or cry when I read this:
So that was my week. With a haircut by my sisters and a trip to New York squeezed in there somewhere.
Next time I’ll go into detail about the tractor itself.