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Thursday, March 26, 2015

When Death Tells a Story

Filed under: General — m759 @ 1:21 AM

See the title phrase and "working backward" in this journal.

Sunday, March 19, 2017

Gravedigger’s Handbook

Filed under: General — m759 @ 12:00 PM

In memory of Jimmy Breslin, who reportedly died today at 88 —

From "Dimensions," (Log24, Feb. 15, 2015) —

IMAGE- 'When Death tells a story, you really have to listen.'

Black monolith in death-and-rebirth sequence from '2001: A Space Odyssey'

"Hello  darkness,  my  old  friend.
I’ve  come  to  talk  with  you  again."

Monday, April 18, 2016

Talented but Modest

Filed under: General — m759 @ 10:20 PM

  "When Death tells a story"
Cover of The Book Thief

Sunday, February 15, 2015

Dimensions

Filed under: General — m759 @ 4:30 PM

IMAGE- 'When Death tells a story, you really have to listen.'

Black monolith in death-and-rebirth sequence from '2001: A Space Odyssey'

"Hello  darkness,  my  old  friend.
I’ve  come  to  talk  with  you  again."

Thursday, August 7, 2014

The Omega Mystery

Filed under: General — Tags: — m759 @ 11:00 PM

See a post,  The Omega Matrix, from the date of her death.

Related material:

"When Death tells a story, you really have to listen."
— Cover of The Book Thief

A scene from the film of the above book —

“Looking carefully at Golay’s code is like staring into the sun.”

— Richard Evan Schwartz

Some context — "Mathematics, Magic, and Mystery" —
See posts tagged April Awareness 2014.

Thursday, November 7, 2013

Recognition

Filed under: General — m759 @ 9:00 PM

This post was suggested by

1.  Movie reviews links on the NY Times  online front page—

2.  "When Death tells a story" in this journal

3.  A search for "Recognition" in this journal
     (suggested by Terence Cave's Recognitions ,
      
mentioned in a post of October 31.)

4.  The play "Magic," by G. K. Chesterton

5.  The following posts —

The post itself  consists simply of the title,
together with the above items that suggested
the title.

Monday, October 7, 2013

Post-Production (continued)

Filed under: General,Geometry — Tags: — m759 @ 1:00 PM

This journal on Oct. 2, the date of death for
the developer of mathematical Braille —

Clicking on the image of St. Peter's Square in that post led to

Braille, as noted in last midnight's post, is based
on a six-dot cell. For some pure mathematics of
the six-dot cell, see 

Modeling the 21-point plane
with outer automorphisms of S6

Two quotations that seem relevant —

"When Death tells a story, you really have to listen"
Cover of The Book Thief

"This is not theology, this is mathematics."
Steven H. Cullinane, Sept. 22, 2013

Wednesday, September 19, 2012

Game

Filed under: General — Tags: — m759 @ 10:00 PM

The Game in the Ship cannot be approached as a job,
a vocation, a career, or a recreation. To the contrary,
it is Life and Death itself at work there. In the Inner Game,
we call the Game Dhum Welur , the Mind of God."

 — The Gameplayers of Zan

"When Death tells a story
 you really have to listen."

The Book Thief , cover

Tuesday, September 13, 2011

A Story

Filed under: General — m759 @ 10:00 PM

For film producer and studio head John Calley, who died today at 81—

"When Death tells a story, you really have to listen." —The Book Thief  (cover)

http://www.log24.com/log/pix11B/110913-NYlottery.jpg

New York Lottery on Tuesday, September 13th, 2011

This suggests the following random thoughts—

797

April 24, 2003
A Terrible Beauty

451

August 26, 2002
Round Lights

1734

April 24, 2005
Today's Sermon

3276

March 24, 2008
Death and the Apple Tree

Thursday, March 24, 2011

The Call

Filed under: General — m759 @ 3:00 PM

"When Death tells a story,
you really have to listen."
Cover, The Book Thief

An image from a post linked to in Tuesday's Koan for Larsson

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An image from today's New York Times  obituaries—

http://www.log24.com/log/pix11/110324-NYTobits.gif

Wikipedia  on singer Loleatta Holloway, who died Monday—

[Her] "Like a Prayer," a Madonna cover, was a track on the Madonna tribute album Virgin Voices.

New York Times  on actress Helen Stenborg, who died Tuesday—

A Minnesotan of Swedish descent, she naturally brought to all her roles the kind of reserve that reflected her upbringing.

http://www.log24.com/log/pix11/110324-ButterfieldCall.jpg

Sunday, May 23, 2010

Annals of Philosophy

Filed under: General — Tags: — m759 @ 3:33 AM

Busy Night at the Lyche Gate

http://www.log24.com/log/pix10A/100523-NYTobits.jpg

"When Death tells a story, you really have to listen."
 

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