Monday, April 17, 2017

Mutterings - Apr 17

This week's free word associations from Unconscious mutterings are:
  1. Field :: John (composer, inventor of the nocturne)
  2. Ding :: Dong
  3. Teenager :: (Ding-Dong sounds pretty good here too but will settle for) Hormones
  4. Podcast :: Earpiece
  5. Vibrator :: Sex-toy
  6. Radio :: Waves
  7. Brat :: Spoilt
  8. Dwell :: Focus (dwell upon)
  9. Piano :: Teacher
  10. Perish :: All (or maybe more positively? rubber)

Saturday, April 15, 2017

Mutterings - Apr 15

This week's free word associations from Unconscious mutterings are:
  1. Awkward :: Silence
  2. Reality :: Show
  3. Yoda :: Alien
  4. Medication :: Spoonful
  5. Headache :: Stress
  6. Sensation :: Weird
  7. Sneeze :: Allergy
  8. Historical :: Detail
  9. YouTube :: Follower
  10. Polka :: Waltzes (is there a musical work with something like this title?)

Thursday, April 06, 2017

Mutterings - Apr 6

This week's free word associations from Unconscious mutterings are:
  1. Sticky :: Moments (a long-ago silly panel game)
  2. Purpose :: With a..
  3. Foul :: Fiend
  4. Unbelievable :: Story
  5. Currently :: Showing
  6. Resume :: CV
  7. Media :: Attacked (a la Trump)
  8. Quick :: Silver
  9. Quit :: ZZ (how I leave a certain Unix editor)
  10. Joyless :: Drudgery

Saturday, April 01, 2017

Mutterings - Apr 1

This week's free word associations from Unconscious mutterings are:
  1. Aggravation :: Bullying
  2. Two-faced :: Coin
  3. Postmark :: Frank
  4. Chip :: Wafer (computers...!)
  5. Failure :: Power
  6. Plant :: Triffid
  7. Termination :: Abrupt
  8. Improvise :: Piano
  9. Course :: Water
  10. Western :: Spaghetti

Saturday, March 25, 2017

Mutterings - Mar 25

This week's free word associations from Unconscious mutterings are:
  1. Describe :: Sketch
  2. Blast :: Clouds - @blastclouds is the twitterhandle of the Barnaby festival director
  3. Scratch :: Buffer (emacs...)
  4. Limber :: Up
  5. Spring :: Watch
  6. Ridiculous :: Prokofiev (I'm learning a Vision Fugitives of his with the tempo indication Ridiculousamente!)
  7. Commute :: Manchester (mine!)
  8. Aches :: Back
  9. Tissue :: Box
  10. Frost :: Jack

Saturday, March 18, 2017

Mutterings - Mar 18

This week's free word associations from Unconscious mutterings are:
  1. Acquired :: Style
  2. Helpless :: Victim
  3. Pirate :: Bay
  4. Itchy :: Feet
  5. Neon :: Sign (pink and flashing!)
  6. Primate :: Archbishop!
  7. Single :: Cell
  8. Buffy:: Vampire
  9. Storage :: Box
  10. Unpacked :: Argument

Sunday, March 12, 2017

Mutterings - Mar 12

This week's free word associations from Unconscious mutterings are:
  1. Birthday :: Party
  2. Habitat :: Chairs (Habitat the store, we had some dining chairs from them we used for many years)
  3. Foil :: Counter
  4. Drowsy :: Nodding
  5. Training :: Post
  6. Career :: Path
  7. Howard :: 's End
  8. Keyhole :: Surgery
  9. Secret :: Santa (or Satan as the wiki had it)
  10. Camera :: never lies (or does it in these digital manipulative days!)

Thursday, March 02, 2017

Mutterings - Mar 2

This week's free word associations from Unconscious mutterings are:
  1. Argue :: the toss
  2. Surprise! :: Package
  3. Telescope :: Reflecting (I made one of these!)
  4. Shopping :: Centre
  5. Button :: Press
  6. Certifiable :: Behaviour
  7. Blind date :: Cilla
  8. Relationship :: Special (ha! ha!)
  9. Appreciation :: in Value
  10. Station :: (of the ) Cross
and two for one as last week was a little busy (a long trip and then storm Doris). These are the missing words:
  1. Mini :: Skirt
  2. Tantrum :: Childish
  3. Grown up :: Clothes
  4. Hollywood :: Glamour
  5. Dance :: Studio
  6. Invest :: Commit
  7. Page :: Boy
  8. Sparkle :: Inspire
  9. Communication :: Ethernet
  10. Proud :: Out

Sunday, February 19, 2017

Mutterings - Feb 19

This week's free word associations from Unconscious mutterings are:
  1. Haunting :: Spooked (Melody)
  2. Mattress :: Springs (Mistress?!)
  3. Speculate :: Financier
  4. Climb :: Karabiner
  5. Diana :: Huntress
  6. Runner :: Bean
  7. Grim :: Cliff (Brothers?)
  8. Nightmares :: Sleepless
  9. Kitty :: Boswell (the most recent kitten I've been introduced to)
  10. Chrome :: Browser

Saturday, February 11, 2017

Mutterings - Feb 11

This week's free word associations from Unconscious mutterings are:
  1. Online :: Forum
  2. Balance :: Libra
  3. Grunge :: Culture
  4. Beacon :: Lighthouse
  5. Laughing :: Cavalier
  6. Comedy :: Legs (must be John Cleese!)
  7. Animated :: Gestures
  8. Campaign :: Election
  9. Heather :: Moors (resists having a surname for this one)
  10. Comma :: Oxford
I need to get this back on track (the blog rather than just these posts) I've been away maybe some reflections on that might help?

Friday, February 03, 2017

Muttings - Feb 3

This week's free word associations from Unconscious mutterings are:
  1. Boots :: Puss
  2. Flames :: Pentecost
  3. Resign :: Chess (or President!)
  4. Move :: Chess(!) or rotate
  5. Stream :: Lieder (thinking of Schubert and Die Schöne Müllerin)
  6. Champagne :: Aria
  7. Slid :: Skidded
  8. Bangs :: Curlers
  9. Trailed :: Scouts
  10. Woods :: Tiger

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Mutterings - Jan 24

This week's free word associations from Unconscious mutterings are:
  1. Guards :: Guards! I don't think this is via Pratchett who I've never read but I think it's a quote from somewhere
  2. Resign :: Submit (I was tempted to repeat resign - the cry of the house of commons!)
  3. Blink :: Eye
  4. Curvy :: Body
  5. Ripple :: Raspberry
  6. Benefits :: Government
  7. Too much :: Over-eat
  8. Stone :: Weight (as in 14 lbs)
  9. Funny :: Expression
  10. Receipt :: Trust (maybe an electronic receipt?)

Sunday, January 15, 2017

Mutterings - Jan15

This week's free word associations from Unconscious mutterings are:
  1. Boarded :: Up
  2. System :: Failure
  3. Favor :: Ask
  4. Sphere :: Great Circle
  5. Priorities :: Straight (getting them..)
  6. Chips :: with everything (please no!)
  7. Lighting :: Console
  8. Hopes :: Fears ( and shining light)
  9. Standing :: Committee
  10. Interest :: Bank
Apologies for the time this has taken to appear - a busy week!

Tuesday, January 03, 2017

Mutterings - Jan 3

This week's free word associations from Unconscious mutterings are:
  1. Farmer :: Giles (couldn't work this out, but it's Tolkein)
  2. Ambition :: Driven
  3. Dinner :: Bell
  4. Blind :: Tasting
  5. Privacy :: PGP
  6. Listening :: Support
  7. Portrait :: Sitting
  8. Flannel :: Rough (or Woffle!)
  9. Responsibility :: Adult
  10. Idea :: Brainwave