Words for this week's 10-word challenge: ennui,
stars, salivate, charisma, perpetual, stupid, measurement, triangle, obsession,
for the mini: gross, glorious, red ribbon, keys, sharp
This wordzzle was
inspired by Henri le chat noir who ponders the meaning of life.
“A triangle lies on one side
while its hypotenuse sags from the weight of pretense.” A quote
attributed to Henri le chat.
Henri 2, Paw de Deux
Filmed in atmospheric black and white, this clip feature the
world-weary and cynical Henri, a terribly serious little cat who reflects upon
the ennui of modern life with resigned, existentialist despair. In French. With
Earned first place in first international cat video film
festival, 2012. Minneapolis, MN. USA
Hi. I have not been posting regularly.My muse is on sabbatical.
However, this past week, Raven’s word selection aroused her
to write a silly rhyme inspired by Henri le Chat Noir.If you haven’t met Henri le cynique or Raven
the gifted and tender, please consider
she[…] had known how much her first half-inch beginning to let go would take -
and how long her noticing and renouncing owning and her turning her habits, and
beginning the slimmest self-mastery whose end was nowhere in sight - would she
― Annie Dillard, The Maytrees
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I live in South Minneapolis with Chris, Emma and Sauvi. We make good trouble together.
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