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So many Books, So Little Time (2013 edition)

And here are the books read for 2013: The Poisoner’s Handbook — Blum Lapham’s Quarterly 6:1 — ed. Lapham Kurt Vonnegut Letters — Vonnegut Canterbury Tales — Chaucer London: The Autobiography — Lewis ed. Plutarch Selected Essays — trans. Russel … Continue reading

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Higher vs. continued education

There have been quite a number of obits for the death of Ray Bradbury, the science fiction writer. I’m not a big science fiction fan, and don’t read the genre, but I do remember some of Bradbury’s stories from high … Continue reading

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Happy Holidays…

… or is that Merry Christmas? It seems that a lot of people are getting worked up lately over which is correct, the greeting related to the “original” meaning of the holiday or the more inclusive one. Christmas itself as … Continue reading

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