This post was originally published by Ib Grace on Tiny Grace Notes at http://www.tinygracenotes.com/2013/04/tiny-grace-notes-celebrates-1000-ausome.html, and is reprinted here with permission from the author.
72 Ausome Things:
Steamengines dapples twinkles twirling light music sparkling trains water spirals hexagons airplanes sailboats lightrail trees cars ferries lakes clouds triangles logic dodecahedrons cats dictionaries diesels intermodal maps cranes hummingbirds motherboards laptops bubbles propellers canoes trails yurts books fiddles movies lakes bikes wheels encyclopedias globes mobiles art mixers metronomes clocks helicopters freighters semis poetry numbers letters dogs squirrels rivers leaves fish babies rocks paper sparrows octagons trucks taxis thesauruses dinosaurs multiples of twelve.
I can only write 72 of the thousand ausome things right now because I need to sleep, and sleep is one of them, the 71st. My friends will write about other ausome things.
But for my part, I am saving the best for last: you. You are ausome.