Week 1: The Raven

Week 1 is here! And along with it, the first short story. This was inspired by Edgar Allan Poe’s poem of the same name, although it changed so much during the course of writing that it bears no resemblance to the original idea anymore. Also, I’ll be uploading the stories as attachments since pdfs are … More Week 1: The Raven

Short Stories: Reasons to read them and places to find them

I’ve been reading quite a bit of short fiction lately –mostly while putting off other Important Things that I should rather be doing– and I was surprised to find out that you can find excellent ones online (and for free). There are many reasons to read short stories. My top two are a) they are … More Short Stories: Reasons to read them and places to find them

Doodles.

When someone tells you a scientific theory (one based on years of research) is “just a theory”: That is all. *  

ThoughtsFromBooks: All The Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr

    I’ll start with a confession. I don’t read books more than once[1]. (No, not even Harry Potter.) Now before you go sharpening your pitchforks and gathering the townsfolk, let me explain. I don’t reread books because there are always so many new ones waiting to be picked up and there’s only so much … More ThoughtsFromBooks: All The Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr