Raineth Drop and Staineth Slop

Winter is icumen in, Lhude sing Goddamm Raineth drop and staineth slop and how the wind doth Ramm Sing: Goddamm! —Ezra Pound This parody of the famous 13th century English round "Sumer is Icumen In" perfectly reflects how many of us experience the month of January. It's cold, it's wet, it's dark, and it just...keeps...going. …

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Introducing SLOGG: The Winter Demi-Sabbath

January is a hard damned month for me. There, I said it. After the colorful lights and parties and presents and many festivities of Yule comes a dark, cold time when we all go back to work. No fun for us now: just trudging through the snow or freezing rain, in the dark, to and …

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