Neurotic Owl

flying through clouds of uncertainty on wings of existential dread

Monthly Archives: November, 2014

And then some more random.

This may require moderate explanation.  Basically, anyone who’s done a modicum of modern dance will be familiar with the Martha Graham hand position – cupped palm, pulled back at the … Continue reading

November 18, 2014 · Leave a comment

And now for something completely random.

There was a logic chain here, but I can’t remember where it started — I just know that it ended with my requesting unicorns riding sharks, and then somebody (I … Continue reading

November 15, 2014 · Leave a comment

I think I drew him fatter than usual, but despots do generally get the best food, so why not?

November 14, 2014 · Leave a comment

On loving problematic things — or things created by problematic douchebags.

Two things happened to put me in this headspace: Jenny Trout wrote an excellent post about her own struggle with art vs. artist, and this particular rhyme for ‘neurotic’ popped … Continue reading

November 13, 2014 · Leave a comment

And needs a fainting couch.

I don’t recall where I picked up ‘neurasthenic’ — doubtless a Victorian novel of some description, since it wasn’t one of the many ways I died playing Oregon Trail.  Typhoid, … Continue reading

November 12, 2014 · Leave a comment

Seriously, people. Don’t be dumbasses.

November 11, 2014 · Leave a comment

He’s a placekicker for the Squids. Wait, is that the right sport?

November 8, 2014 · 3 Comments