Quantcast

Latest Basal shoot Stories

2006-11-01 06:01:54

STOCKTON, Mo. _ In the cold of the night . . . That's where you'll find Jason Kuessner following Ozarks tradition once fall arrives. Much the same as his grandfather and father before him, he knows that the crisp, see-your-breath weather of autumn signals it's time to head into the dark and go fishing. It's time to flip the switch on the boat lights that illuminate the bottom of a clear-water Ozarks stream and go sucker gigging. "When I tell some people that I'm going gigging, they...


Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
Related