Nightstand III

David Hackett Fischer. Albion’s seed: four British folkways in America. A brilliant work of scholarship. Fascinating, persuasive, informative. I borrowed it from the library, but found it so valuable in both overview and detail that I had to have my own copy. Michael Swanwick. Griffin’s egg. Haven’t started on this one yet. Part of my […]

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Of notebooks

I always carry a little notebook in a pocket, whenever I leave the house, and a fountain pen clipped to my sweater’s v-neck. (When I’m home, the little notebook is poised on the corner of the desk.) I tried making voice memos on my phone, but the user interface is awkward, I was always tapping the […]

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