Jay Lake (jaylake) wrote,
Jay Lake

[links] Link salad bestirs itself on a lazy holiday Monday

jimhines with 20 Neil Gaiman facts — Hahahahahahah.

Reasons manuscripts get rejected... — "The writer seems like a difficult person to work with" Huh. What do you think of that?

Why I Wrote Imaginative RealismArt writing guru James Gurney on painting things which don't exist. Some interesting thoughts for us fictioneers.

Edmond Charles Genet's "Aeronaut"...a "Fish-shaped, horse-powered, paddle-wheel dirigible". Say what? Ca. 1825, when "horsepower" really meant something.

Warmest Arctic temperatures for 2,000 years, says new study — More of that darn liberal bias in the real world. Good thing we have the GOP to keep us on the straight and narrow, come hell or high water.

?otD: Monday again?

Body movement: 60 minute urban walk (San Francisco hills!)
Hours slept: 8.0
This morning's weigh-in: n/a (overslept, didn't remember to weigh in)
Currently reading: The Real Wizard of Oz by Rebecca Loncraine; Acacia by David Anthony Durham

Originally published at jlake.com.

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