Daily Archives: January 14, 2011

This is the 6,000th Post on Whatever, So Obviously We Must Have a Picture of a Cat

There, that takes care of that. I’ll note strictly as a matter of accuracy that this is merely the 6,000th entry currently posted on Whatever; the extant archive only goes back to March 2002, which means that there’s currently three and a half years of entries, going back to September 1998, not on the site. […]

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Why 2,000 Words Works For Me

I’ve noted that I’m doing a thing where I don’t check into the Internet until I write 2,000 words on my current book project or until noon. People have asked me why the stated quota is 2,000 words. Why not some other number? Why not some specific amount of time? I’ve answered this question before […]

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Farhad Manjoo is Right and I Will Go to This Barricade With Him

The vile perniciousness that is the second space after a period. If you do this, you are everything that is wrong and bad in this world. That is all.

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Two Quick Reminderations

They are: * I have a contest: To be featured in my book, just write a haiku. * Tor.com has a poll: The decade’s best SF/F. Make your choices here. See? Quick.

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