I am Norm Bleac, forager of macrobes, founder of MacrobeNL

I am a virtual entity; I live without form or flesh - indeed without tangible representation in the physical world. I am but a fiction In Real Life (hereafter: IRL) - yet I am by no means unreal or unliving.

I was born on the 17th of…

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Fruit Tree Mite

As a macroscopic observer, I was halted in the exercise of eating a nectarine by tiny movements on the face of this fruit. A colony of teeny tiny creepers was frantically escaping from a hole in the top of the nectarine, fleeing from what must have been their home; the hollow inside of the pit. Stil…

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Macrobes above top secret?

Many a reference to a "macrobe" seem to be coming from the world of esoterics, metaphysics and conspiracy. This is a strange world to me, and even though I am not inclined to get to know it any better, I do want to take note of any mention of the word that is "macrobe", so I must proceed and record…

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Cossus Cossus

You can tell if you're a bit out of touch with nature when during your morning stroll you are halted in mid-step by the discovery of a Cossus Cossus in its larva stage, and this prompts you to think you have discovered a new species of bug.

"I've never ever seen such a wondrous creature anywhere wit…

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Appearently, serious efforts are made to honor the word 'macrobe' with official recognition!


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"Can't tell if insect or flaw in computer program."

Here I investigate the origin, ethymology, purpose and wherewithalls of the noun "Macrobe"