Daily Archives: August 19, 2012

(Not) Reviewing Books

The literary world appears to be having one of its semi-predictable¬†spasms about writers¬†criticizing writers — or writers not criticizing writers enough, as the case may be — and all the various associated emotions that go with that. We get these bouts of novel gazing fairly regularly because very often the people who write reviews of […]

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Relinking to My Comment Deletions Policy

Getting a few requests this week from folks asking if I wouldn’t mind deleting their (generally non-objectionable) comments on the site. Yes, in fact, I would mind, and here’s the explanation why. Quick advice: Don’t make a comment on this site you don’t want to have exist for as long as the Internet exists and […]

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