I've decided that I'm interested in law. I suppose at some level I have been for a long time. The best class I had in college was a study of the First Amendment, as told by US Supreme Court cases. That class was absolutely fascinating, and it was a wonder to me that the language… Continue reading Law Homeschool
I should look into the replies to this tweet... https://twitter.com/blythemorrow/status/1053364378215448576
I'll post more about this later. But in the meantime I wanted to solicit thoughts and opinions from people who have read it. Did you read it? What did you think?
Yep, yep, I'm good solid friends with famous authors. Oh, everybody (more or less) knows I've got friends in the technical book community of authors, sure. But did you know I'm a bosom companion of a published fiction author, hmmm??? My friend Julie Cox has a story in Like a Coming Wave, the new Circlet… Continue reading Yeah, I’m friends with famous authors…
The boys abandoned the dinner table quickly last night, so Sean and Lisette and I sat around and talked books. I had talked with the girl recently about why characters in books and movies appeal to us - in part, because they're designed that way (either deliberately, or unconsciously, by the author), and in part… Continue reading A happy world full of books
I'm finally reading Fahrenheit 451 by way of an audiobook, and this snagged in my mind: ...that gibbering pack of tree apes that said nothing nothing nothing, and said it loud loud loud.
When I'm stressed out, I eat. When I'm WAY too stressed out, I start playing hooky from everything and I bury myself in books. This week I went out and bought three books, and finished two and a half of them. I was carrying another book around in the bookstore when I picked up Carrie… Continue reading Craig, Carrie, Neil