Category Archives: Books

General update

Christus surrexit! (I keep forgetting to put this in my posts, though I’d like to.) A lot seems to have happened in the last few days. On Saturday, I finished the Two-Legged League, and yesterday I finished a small nonfiction … Continue reading

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Having run out of witty titles

The silence last week was quite accidental. We’re approaching the end of the orchestra season (concert on Saturday! Anyone want to come?) and I’ve actually worked a little bit, and am not too far behind on Camp NaNo, although the stats … Continue reading

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Guest post by Jack

As part of promoting Through A Glass Darkly before it comes out, Jack Lewis Baillot offered to do a guest post on my blog. So, since we don’t know each other terribly well and haven’t a lot of formality to get through … Continue reading

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Book recommendations!

I have strong and stubborn objections to e-books, for various reasons, but I raise the ban on them in the case of Project Gutenberg. They take out-of-print and no longer copyrighted books and send them out into the world for … Continue reading

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Writing update

“She had written what she felt herself called upon to write; and, though she was beginning to feel that she might perhaps do this thing better, she had no doubt that the thing itself was the right thing for her. … Continue reading

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All your rabbit-trails in one handy place

During the semester, when things are crazier than normal, I have a tendency to open cans of worms or find the openings of rabbit-holes, and have to note them for later. Sometimes I leave links to things in random e-mail … Continue reading

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From the Leaf-Mould

Artist’s statement from the senior capstone class. It had to answer several very specific questions, and I asked the professor I named if he was fine with me doing so, and he was. I’d been writing for about seven years … Continue reading

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