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Sasha = Russian diminutive name
Q = Queen fan
Q = Quentin Crisp
Q = Quasicrystals

Q = Quatermass
Q = Quisp
Q = Q in Star Trek
Q = Q in James Bond
Q = Quails' Eggs - very Brideshead
Q = Quetzal

In the words of the Pet Shop Boys, "Doctored in mathematics, I could have been a don" (yeah, right...) so instead I'm working in statistics (or I was, until 2014). Now I'm working in a University, but not as a don.

My 42ism: 9+9*3+6+3^7*0

Just think about the power of love: it generates beauty where others are too dull to see it. Love can make reality, see?
- Dmitri Gheorgheni

'It doesn’t matter what I achieve, as long as I feel I’ve achieved something.'
- Bluebottle

SashaQ - strangely influenced by Victorian rules

'The lover of Charlotte Yonge is born and not made.'
- 'Charlotte Mary Yonge, an Appreciation', Ethel Romanes 1908

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Two sketched topological shapes.
Klein Bottle not homeomorphic to Torus

I have been a Sub-editor since 20 May 2013. By 30 May 2014 I had sub-edited 42 Entries - as at 31 May 2016 I have sub-edited 100 Entries! Congratulations to all the Researchers who have contributed to the Guide smiley - magic

In May 2014, I collected some more badges - I'm also a Scout and a Guide Editor, so alongside my esteemed colleagues, it is my privilege to see Entries through the system from Peer Review to Front Page! smiley - magic

I take part in Create Challenges

My Solo Guide Entries

  1. Sofia Kovalevskaya - Mathematician
  2. Arthur Rubinstein - His Life, Loves and Musical Works
  3. Celery
  4. Asparagus
  5. Carrots - from Seed to Table and Beyond
  6. Fairyland - the Internet Game
  7. Katsura - the Caramel Tree
  8. Heliotrope - the Cherry Pie Plant
  9. How to Grow and Care for Saintpaulia - the African Violet
  10. Plato - On Socrates
  11. Plato - On Politics and Education
  12. Plato - On Love
  13. John Deacon - Bass Guitarist of Queen
  14. Count Sandor Vay - A Transgender Icon
  15. Ada Lovelace - Mathematician and Computer Scientist
  16. Christopher Nolan - Author and Disabled Person
  17. Alan Hollinghurst - Author
  18. 'Flash Gordon' - the 1980 Film
  19. Conchita Wurst - Winner of Eurovision 2014
  20. The Museum of Liverpool, UK
  21. Port Sunlight, Wirral, UK
  22. 'Victor Victoria' - the 1982 Film
  23. Williamson Art Gallery and Museum, Birkenhead, Wirral, UK
  24. The Merseyside Maritime Museum, Liverpool, UK
  25. The Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool, UK
  26. Travelling by Train in the UK - a Wheelchair User's Perspective
  27. Kaffe Fassett - Artist, Knitter, Stitcher
  28. World Museum Liverpool, UK
  29. 'The Left Hand of Darkness' - the Novel by Ursula Le Guin
  30. Eleanor Fortescue-Brickdale - Artist
  31. Margaret Bulkley aka Dr James Barry - Pioneering Surgeon
  32. Sudley House, Liverpool, UK
  33. The Lady Lever Art Gallery, Wirral, UK
  34. Birkenhead Priory, Wirral, UK
  35. 'Despicable Me' - the Film
  36. Birkenhead Park, Wirral, UK
  37. 'Despicable Me 2' - the Film
  38. The Evolution of the Dandies
  39. Scouse - a Recipe
  40. Chicken and Mushroom Pasta with Tomato and Rosemary
  41. 'Peter's Friends' - the Film
  42. Sir John Moores - 20th Century Entrepreneur
  43. 'Minions' - the Film
  44. 'Antz' - the Film
  45. The Lewis Carroll Centre and All Saints Church, Daresbury, UK
  46. Speedy Salmon and Broccoli Pasta
  47. Port Sunlight River Park, Wirral, UK
  48. RSPB Burton Mere Wetlands, Wirral, UK
  49. Hadlow Road Railway Station, Wirral, UK
  50. 'The Road to El Dorado' - the Film (dedicated to my darling smiley - loveblush)
  51. 'Monsters Vs Aliens' - the Film
  52. 'Bee Movie' - the Film
  53. 'Great British Menu' - the Television Series
  54. 'Taskmaster' - the Television Series
  55. William Hesketh Lever - 1st Viscount Leverhulme
  56. Florence Lawrence - the First Movie Star
  57. 'Jeeves and the Wedding Bells' - a Novel by Sebastian Faulks
  58. 'The Pirates! In an Adventure with Scientists' - the Film
  59. Titchfield Haven National Nature Reserve, Hampshire, UK
  60. 'Monsters, Inc.' - the Film
  61. 'The Persuaders!' - the TV Series
  62. 'Hopes and Fears' - a Novel by Charlotte Yonge
  63. The Love Story of Vernon and Irene Castle
  64. Brading Roman Villa, Isle of Wight, UK
  65. Norton Priory Museum and Gardens, Runcorn, UK
  66. Lion Salt Works, Northwich, Cheshire, UK
  67. Llangollen Railway, North Wales, UK
  68. Jennie Hodgers aka Albert Cashier - Pioneering Soldier

My University Project: Plato - Eminent Greek Philosopher and Writer

My Collaborative Guide Entries

  • I'm a Top Scavenger!
  • King Edward VII Memorial Clock Tower, Birkenhead, Wirral, UK (with Wooddragon - rescued from Peer Review)
  • Are you Statistically Prepared to become Prime Minister? (with Demon Drawer and Mina - Update)
  • How to Survive Taking Children to Theme Parks (Collaborative Entry)
  • Experiencing a Solar Eclipse (Collaborative Entry)
  • Guitar Hero - the Console Games (rescued from Flea Market (RetroHolo) with Magwitch)
  • Giving and Getting Flowers (Collaborative Entry) - dedicated to my darling   smiley - rose
  • Carnegie Libraries (Collaborative Entry)
  • Doctor Who and the Terror of the Titles (with Bluebottle - rescued from Flea Market (timdigital))

I do some Art and Photography

I've written things that were published in The Post

  1. The Acrostic Poetry Challenge
  2. June Create - One Page Poetry
  3. Create Challenge - The Soundtrack of my Life
  4. January Create - First Footing of SashaQ
  5. May Create - Green and Not Green Shoots
  6. The h2g2 Ideal Home Challenge
  7. Join the Q
The transgender symbol


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