Madperc


About Madperc

All I want's that words wear well on me.


With the arrival of the New Year and the concomitant stabilization of my grief into something containable, I decided to organize my thoughts for this site (lucky you!) into monthly syllabi that I can always revisit in subsequent months. January (the born-on-date of this post) is for the personal ethics […]

The Personal Ethics Syllabus


I’ll start with Standing, which should serve as a kind of a filter I intend to apply to my longer posts here (not the News Reposts, where I get my fun hits like I used to off of facebook). I have a long history of wrestling with the below-discussed concept […]

The Rule of Standing






This was my dad, but not really.  It is a great picture of him, because he appears to be toasting with somebody behind the lens – with you.  But he never really liked to drink, so it doesn’t really depict the real him that whose of us who remember him knew. […]

My Old Man







This is as much a welcome to me as it is to you.  We have been out of this relationship for about a decade (as long as we had previously been in our relationship, random passers-by readers and me).  During the hiatus, I married and had a (superbly awesome) little […]

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