Daily Archives: April 21, 2010

Heading Down Under

For those of you who have been staying up nights wondering whether I would show up at AussieCon4, go take a nap: Yes, I plan on going. No, I have no more details at the moment — I haven’t even got my AussieCon4 membership yet so every other question you might have about my attendance […]

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MFAs, Writing and Teacher Guilt

Via Galleycat, today we learn that bestselling author Lionel Shriver doubts the value of an MFA degree, even thought she has one herself (and from Columbia, to boot): I can’t say that I regret it exactly…  But I sometimes feel in retrospect that I should have gotten a proper education in something like history, something […]

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A Note I Probably Should Have Posted Prior to Wednesday

It is: Hey, because of travel and other non-stare-at-teh-Intarweebs commitments, my posting schedule here for the next couple of weeks is likely to be light and/or the postings will be short. I know! Real life! How dare it intrude on your Web meanderings! But that’s just how it is sometimes, man. You just have to […]

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