Wednesday Wanderings: Diving the Thames to Save a Font, Labeling Bookstore Sections, HD TimeLapse Earth from ISS, and Mardi Gras

Early in this century, the designer of a really lovely typeface dumped into the Thames by its designer to save it from industrialization. Now, this man has found some of the original type and designed a typeface based on it:

Doves Type

This man went into a bookstore and rearranged and relabeled some sections into ones that make far more sense:

Book Store Labels

This astronaut took six months’ worth of HD images of Earth from the ISS and made this spectacular time-lapse video:

HD Earth

And just because it is Fat Tuesday while I write this post, here are a few photos from a Mardi Gras parade in New Orleans:

Mardi Gras


Six of One

Six of One: A Collection of Short Fantasy by M.A. Kropp is a set of short fantasy stories. Meet wizards, imps, gangster angels, and frogs in this group of varied tales of magic and mischief. Escape from the everyday into worlds of fantasy with Six of One: A Collection of Short Fantasy.

Download a free sample or purchase in your favorite ebook format at:

Also available at:

Amazon: (Now also in paperback)

 Apple iTunes Bookstore

 Barnes and Noble:


Google Play: