Burning the Axe Handle

Midway Between

"There are some enterprises in which a careful disorderliness is the true method."-- Herman Melville

An idea every (almost) day, free for the taking. Sorry for missing Jan. 7-8; I was off reading somewhere.

Some have asked me about the name of this blog. That will be revealed soon. For now, just ponder the metaphor, or is it an allegory? (Metagory? Allephor?)

Jan. 9

Fair workers kidnap an evangelist who follows them from town to town, pestering them with his preaching against their "carny" ways. They hold him, but he just sees it an opportunity to keep at them. One of the carnies gets into a bind and will lose his job -- so the preacher offers to fill in.


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