Category Archives: Miscellany

Kicking up dust

You’ll notice changes occurring on my blog over the next little bit, as I update and make it user-friendlier…soon I plan to kick up a different kind of dust. Just wait and see. Meanwhile, speaking of which, enjoy this NASA … Continue reading

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Feral Sapient reboot

O hai! This blog has been silent for a long time. It’s not that I haven’t had a lot on my mind. I have been reading and thinking about a lot of issues, but I’ve had a hard time finding … Continue reading

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AVATARS DANCE Update: Birdo Uploads Early Book Cover Design Sketches

The Birdo team has posted more images from the work they did for my book covers, including their early design efforts. There are some very cool images–scroll down on this page to “Making Of” and you’ll see why I had … Continue reading

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Storm Chasees

I’m here in Northampton, delivering my daughter to college. We’re being chased by hurricane Irene. We arrived at our buddy Jane Yolen’s house yesterday afternoon. Unfortunately, Jane isn’t here. Her daughter Heidi has been lovely, and we have the run … Continue reading

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YouTube: Mariachi band performs for a beluga whale

I love this. Via Grist, a beluga whale is clearly enjoying this Mariachi serenade. You and me both, kiddo: I love Mariachi music. Share this:

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