Kevin Brennan Is Self-Publishing His New Novel

Van Gogh a-go-go

I’m not usually inclined to comment here on every book I read, but I just wrapped up this collection of the letters of Van Gogh (free download!) and came away … Continue reading

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A (writing) room with a view

I thought I’d give you a look at what’s outside my writing room, here at the new manse. I have my desk facing a wall, because otherwise I’d just gaze … Continue reading

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Cover reveal: Harper Lee’s new novel

Have you seen it yet? The cover to Harper Lee’s new novel, Go Set A Watchman? Well, there it is if you haven’t ☝︎. I kind of like it, as … Continue reading

March 25, 2015 · 9 Comments

Aye, robot

Some things we take for granted. Things like, a chicken must have laid the egg that we’re boiling up; that song on Spotify was created by at least one musician; … Continue reading

March 23, 2015 · 6 Comments

Caveat emptor when you read memoirs

I just did a little review of Tom Robbins’ memoir, Tibetan Peach Pie, at Goodreads, and I thought I’d share it here to raise the question of whether writers’ memoirs … Continue reading

March 22, 2015 · 10 Comments

I believe in bossa

It never fails to amaze me, that when I go poking around in the YouTube vault I always find at least one gem. Here’s a number by a popular Brazilian … Continue reading

March 21, 2015 · Leave a comment

The Midwest has ceased to exist

A while back, BuzzFeed thought it would be fun to ask some British folk to label the U.S. states on a blank map. The results are hilarious. I’m especially bemused … Continue reading

March 19, 2015 · 11 Comments

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