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The Edinburgh Fringe Festival
Wednesday, 19 Aug, 2009
The Edinburgh Fringe Festival

Every year in August, Edinburgh, Scotland, has a one month Festival. I’ve been told there are actually 11 festivals, but I am only familiar with a few: comedy, theater, music, books. Certainly something for everyone.
When I lived in London, I used to come up to Scotland for a few days each August and ‘play’, but haven’t been here for […]

Rain
Thursday, 13 Aug, 2009
Rain

I live in Austin Texas. The weather is mostly lovely, until August when it becomes a furnace. We suffer for eight weeks to delight in a temperate climate the rest of the year.
This year we’ve had problems: it’s been triple digits since May. Unbearably hot and humid. And to make matters worse, we’re also having a frightening draught. My […]