Daily Archives: September 6, 2018
Hey, Wanna See the First Chapter of The Consuming Fire?
Posted on September 6, 2018 13 Comments
If you do, it’s here.
1998/2018: Whatever 20/20, Day Six: Presidents
Posted on September 6, 2018 111 Comments
So, let’s review the presidents we’ve had since 1998: A sexually harassing policy wonk, a genial imbecile, a malevolent imbecile, and Barack Obama. I don’t think we do presidents well. This assessment is bolstered by looking at the other five presidents who have been in office in my lifetime (in order, a crook, a placeholder, […]
The Big Idea: Jaine Fenn
Posted on September 6, 2018 3 Comments
Autho Jaine Fenn starts this Big Idea piece with an admission — and then explains how she got around it for her new novel, Hidden Sun. JAINE FENN: Don’t tell anyone, but I’m a fraud. Most writers have bouts of imposter syndrome, but when it comes to writing scientifically rigorous fiction, I live in special […]
The Whatever Digest, 9/6/18
Posted on September 6, 2018 80 Comments
An overcast morning here, and apparently it’s going to rain for (checks weather forecast) the next four days. Whee! Here’s what I’m thinking about today. *** That New York Times anonymous op-ed: Oh, you know the one, in which an unnamed senior official at the White House says they are part of the resistance inside the […]
Whatever Everyone Else is Saying