All about books

Book Bytes is a wonderful site designed by a woman who loves books. The site’s design has a non-professional appearance, but it’s easy to navigate, and her writing is clear and concise. Her introduction to the site describes what I wish I pursued, instead of becoming a software developer: I’m a book person. I’ve spent ...


Here’s a nice, detailed photo of my first Krispy Kreme donut, which I had a couple of weeks ago in Detroit. Hmmmm Mmmmm!


This is the coolest sand sculpture I’ve ever seen: It’s featured at Grow A Brain. (via J-Walk Blog)

Prince of Persia 1

Prince of Persia
I’m playing Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time for the Playstation 2, and it’s a blast. The game-play is linear; not a lot of friggin’ around with mazes, figuring out what to do next, which I like a lot; and the cinematic, controls, and character actions are really cool – a fun game to ...

Writing lessons by James Macdonald

James Macdonald is an author of science-fiction and fantasy whom I never read, but he appears to have written well-liked books and stories. He started a thread titled Learn Writing with Uncle Jim, with this stipulation: …everything that’s said should be true, and everything should be helpful. An example from the thread: Back before I ...