Read: The Family Chao by Lan Samantha Chang ★★★★★ 📚
Really loved this engaging & exciting book. Set in a Midwest family run Chinese restaurant using The Brothers Karamazov as a template in a brilliant way. Food to die for, familial murder, racism & the American dream.

Liked The Conditional Orchestra
Using current weather conditions The Conditional Orchestra generates unique compositions for your listening pleasure.
HT @jenett
theconditionalorchestra.com/?G

“Prince Harry Talks About ‘Global Assault On Democracy’ In Emotional UN Address”

Prince … Talks About ‘Global Assault On Democracy’

Prince … Democracy

🤔

huffingtonpost.co.uk/entry/pri

#monarchy #democracy

Well this is interesting & nostalgic WyldCard and HyperCard clone!

Read: Facebook has started to encrypt links to counter privacy-improving URL Stripping – gHacks Tech News: wp.me/p57zFQ-4mX

It has been a few years since I walked to The Whangie, it got to busy for me as lockdown eased. Glad daughter took me today. Lots of flora, a few birds & a nice lizard on the carpark wall. A few more photos on Flickr:
flickr.com/photos/troutcolor/s

Meadow Brown & Small Tortoiseshell:
Had a short walk by Jaw Reservoir, yesterday. Quite a few butterflies about. These posed. A lot of ringlets, a few whites and a red admiral didn't.

Link: The week the open web won
Terrific article by Heather Burns, and more incontrovertible proof why blogging at your own home on the web is important:

So to me, this blog represents the original promise of the open web.

The one that’s here, and still is here, and always has been h... pimoore.ca/2022/07/15/link-the

Meadow Brown butterfly, wings closed on yarrow flower. Barassie Beach. Several other species in the dunes, failed to get photos of any.

gird of photos round a map showing where they were taken. Flor from Kilpatric braes. Bell Heather, stonewort, gypsyweed, a blaeberry, ladies bedstraw, hawkweed, wild sage & yarrow
Kilpatrick Muir Flora, walk this afternoon, overcast warm with a breeze. Quite a lot of ringlets fluttering.

A tiny thought on the current uk news. It worries me they way politicians use Twitter to post letters of resignation & the like. Trusting Twitter with something so important seems like a mistake. Surly they should post somewhere they control & forward to Twitter

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