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Caveat: Poem #818

Once every day he would ponder the cards, gathering insights that opened his mind, spinning out visions and signs into shards, then he would put them away, and go blind.

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Caveat: Poem #721

"Hi kids. Today I have to tell yousome important, surprising news.I am leaving Korea."I look on with sadness.Some of them are shocked.But one young mansimply says,"Okay.Bye."

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Caveat: Poem #690

obligations lurkplans get mounded around mebut I just sit there

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Caveat: Poem #613

cold rain, breath in puffs,sound of car tires on wet roads,childhood in shadows.

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Listening files links

Listening files links! HS2 HtMSftTOEFL Intermediate Speaking http://raggedsign.net/jaredway/listening/hs2/HTMSTIS-CD1-01.mp3 http://raggedsign.net/jaredway/listening/hs2/HTMSTIS-CD1-02.mp3 http://raggedsign.net/jaredway/listening/hs2/HTMSTIS-CD1-03.mp3 http://raggedsign.net/jaredway/listening/hs2/HTMSTIS-CD1-04.mp3 http://raggedsign.net/jaredway/listening/hs2/HTMSTIS-CD1-05.mp3 http://raggedsign.net/jaredway/listening/hs2/HTMSTIS-CD1-06.mp3 http://raggedsign.net/jaredway/listening/hs2/HTMSTIS-CD1-07.mp3 http://raggedsign.net/jaredway/listening/hs2/HTMSTIS-CD1-08.mp3 http://raggedsign.net/jaredway/listening/hs2/HTMSTIS-CD1-09.mp3 http://raggedsign.net/jaredway/listening/hs2/HTMSTIS-CD1-10.mp3 http://raggedsign.net/jaredway/listening/hs2/HTMSTIS-CD1-11.mp3 http://raggedsign.net/jaredway/listening/hs2/HTMSTIS-CD1-12.mp3 http://raggedsign.net/jaredway/listening/hs2/HTMSTIS-CD1-13.mp3 http://raggedsign.net/jaredway/listening/hs2/HTMSTIS-CD1-14.mp3 http://raggedsign.net/jaredway/listening/hs2/HTMSTIS-CD1-15.mp3 http://raggedsign.net/jaredway/listening/hs2/HTMSTIS-CD1-16.mp3 http://raggedsign.net/jaredway/listening/hs2/HTMSTIS-CD1-17.mp3 http://raggedsign.net/jaredway/listening/hs2/HTMSTIS-CD1-18.mp3 http://raggedsign.net/jaredway/listening/hs2/HTMSTIS-CD1-19.mp3 http://raggedsign.net/jaredway/listening/hs2/HTMSTIS-CD1-20.mp3 http://raggedsign.net/jaredway/listening/hs2/HTMSTIS-CD1-21.mp3 http://raggedsign.net/jaredway/listening/hs2/HTMSTIS-CD1-22.mp3 http://raggedsign.net/jaredway/listening/hs2/HTMSTIS-CD1-23.mp3 http://raggedsign.net/jaredway/listening/hs2/HTMSTIS-CD1-24.mp3 http://raggedsign.net/jaredway/listening/hs2/HTMSTIS-CD1-25.mp3 http://raggedsign.net/jaredway/listening/hs2/HTMSTIS-CD1-26.mp3 http://raggedsign.net/jaredway/listening/hs2/HTMSTIS-CD1-27.mp3 http://raggedsign.net/jaredway/listening/hs2/HTMSTIS-CD1-28.mp3 http://raggedsign.net/jaredway/listening/hs2/HTMSTIS-CD1-29.mp3 http://raggedsign.net/jaredway/listening/hs2/HTMSTIS-CD1-30.mp3 http://raggedsign.net/jaredway/listening/hs2/HTMSTIS-CD1-31.mp3 http://raggedsign.net/jaredway/listening/hs2/HTMSTIS-CD1-32.mp3 http://raggedsign.net/jaredway/listening/hs2/HTMSTIS-CD1-33.mp3 … Continue reading

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Caveat: Author Profile

[UPDATE 2018-02-09: This page was created in 2013, and I have not updated it. I am putting it here because I have closed the site where it was originally hosted. Most of it is still broadly accurate.] My name is … Continue reading

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Caveat: Poem #545

December, 627 The Emperor Iraklios dislikedthe foggy plains where Sumer once held sway.He marched for Ctesiphon, but then turned back;they'd cut the bridges, stopping any chance.He'd made his point regardless: King of Kingsin Persia signed the treaty in the end. … Continue reading

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Caveat: Obligatory semiannual post from the exciting room 12

Here I go. Exciting as usual. Injected inspected detected and hopefully rejected, with debt owed to Arlo Guthrie.

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Caveat: Random Poem #24

The sky like tarnished silver overlooksa world replete with immaterialdigressions which the philosophers speak,until at last the night consumes it all.

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Caveat: No

I have an elementary 2nd grade student who goes by the English name of Alisha. She is a bit behind her peers in social development, with a lot of pre-elementary age behavior (i.e. "babyish" or young for her age), but … Continue reading

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Caveat: Among Quakers

As many of you know, by birth I am a Quaker (or half a Quaker, or maybe three quarters of one). I was not raised as an active Quaker, however – both due to my parents having fairly secular attitudes … Continue reading

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Caveat: feeling a bit LAX

Which is to say, we have landed and I am on a bright spot of lousy airport wifi. So hi. More later.

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Caveat: Nonnet #59

They say Dangun's mother was a bear.I guess she spent time in a cave.There was a tiger there, too.But he wasn't patient.So he ran away.The bear waited.A long time.At last.Light.

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Multimap Test Page

I’m not exactly in the closet about my geofiction hobby – I’ve blogged about it once or twice before, and in fact I link to it in my blog’s left sidebar, too – so alert blog-readers will have known it … Continue reading

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Songs that might be fun for the kids

I needed a place to “stockpile” video links of songs I think have some teaching potential or entertainment value for my students. They Might Be Giants, “Walking My Cat Named Dog.” Originally by Norma Tenaga, 1966. Lyrics I’m walkin all around … Continue reading

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Phonomimes, Phenomimes and Psychomimes

This is a list of Korean phonomimes, phenomimes and psychomimes. In Korean, phonomimes are called 의성어, while phenomimes and psychomimes (without distinction) are called 의태어. Most are reduplicative, but not all, cf. 날씬. Most are adverbial, but not all, cf. 똑똑하다 which … Continue reading

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Caveat: Cervantes’ Bones

They've gone and found his bones, finally. He was known to be buried in the Convento de las Monjas Trinitarias Descalzas, but the precise gravesite had been lost to time. A short editorial in the New Yorker observes that this … Continue reading

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Caveat: The Gentrification of Hugok

The neighborhood where I work is called Hugok [후곡]. In some ways, it feels more like "my neighborhood" than where I live (Janghangdong [장항동], oftimes referred coloquially as Ra-peh [라페] after the mall nearby, Ra-peh-seu-tah [라페스타 ] i.e. "La Festa"), … Continue reading

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Caveat: Самарканд

Yesterday, after work, I went into the city and ended up meeting Basil and Peter. We went to Russiatown and to a restaurant called Samarkand (after the Uzbek city) and I had some good Borsht and a kind of Baltica … Continue reading

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Caveat Temporary Email Post Test

testing. . .

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